Woman Accused in Daughter's Rape Case

A Jackson woman is accused of helping her boyfriend rape her 11-year-old handi-capped daughter.

Thirty-year-old April Kurtz of Michigan Center, and her 18-year-old boyfriend Justin Howard are charged with first degree criminal sexual conduct.

The girl, who has who has cerebral palsy, told her grandmother Howard raped her with her mother's help. This allegedly happened after the couple took nude photos of her.

Both Kurtz and Howard face up to life in prison if convicted.