Funeral held for 4-year-old Bed-Stuy girl

Friends and family said a final goodbye today to a 4-year-old girl found dead in her Bed-Stuy apartment.Prosecutors say Marchella Pierce was emaciated when she

BEDFORD-STUYVESANT - Friends and family said a final goodbye today to a 4-year-old girl found dead in her Bed-Stuy apartment.

Prosecutors say Marchella Pierce was emaciated when she was found Sept. 2 at 823 Madison St. The child's mother, Carlotta Pierce, is facing several charges including assault and reckless endangerment.

Charges against Pierce could be upgraded when autopsy results are released.

Prosecutors: 4-year-old found dead was emaciated4-year-old found dead in her home

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