Harvey, La. - Local church members gathered Wednesday morning to hold a prayer vigil and walk for 6 year-old Ahlittia North.
The little girl's body was discovered early Tuesday morning in a trash bin not far from the apartment she lived in.
A growing memorial of flowers, candles, and stuffed animals sits in front of the girl's home.
20 year-old Matthew Flugence was arrested Tuesday night. He was booked with one count of first degree murder along with a sexual battery warrant that was outstanding.