PDF copy of Probable Cause StatementSOUTH SALT LAKE – A suspect has been arrested in the death of a 7-year-old girl at an apartment complex in South Salt Lake City.
According to the probable cause statement, Esar Met, 21, “admitted to attempting to confine the victim to the residence by force, resulting in her death.”
The statement indicates that Esar Met also “admitted to attempting to conceal the body and other forensic evidence”.
Esar Met is one of five suspects taken from the apartment complex Tuesday night. He was booked in the Salt Lake County Jail on aggravated murder and child kidnapping charges.
The body of Hser Nay Moo was found Tuesday, more than 24 hours after she disappeared from her family's apartment in South Salt Lake.
Police say the body showed evidence of trauma.