The child was found just before 2:00 Sunday morning behind a house in Barton, Mississippi. Investigators say she had been shot in the head. she was flown to LeBonheur Children's Medical Center in extremely critical condition.
Investigators said the girl's 28-year-old abductor led them to where she was found. He appeared in court Monday morning.
The six year old disappeared from her family's home sometime between midnight and 4:00 Saturday morning. Hundreds of state, federal, county and local officials searched the area near her house Saturday trying to find the girl.