FedEx driver accused in girl’s slaying dropped off her gift


              Maitlyn Gandy, mother of 7-year-old Athena Strand, walks away after speaking to the media on Thursday, Dec. 8, 2022, outside of the Wise County Courthouse in Decatur, Texas. Athena's body was recovered Friday night after authorities say a FedEx driver allegedly abducted her last week. (Juan Figueroa/The Dallas Morning News via AP)
            
              Maitlyn Gandy, mother of Athena Strand, wipes a tear while giving a press conference with attorney Benson Varghese, right, on Thursday, Dec. 8, 2022, at the Wise County Courthouse in Decatur, Texas. Gandy presented the box that was delivered on the day Strand, 7, was abducted, on left. Inside was a Christmas present for Strand. (Amanda McCoy/Star-Telegram via AP)
            
              Maitlyn Gandy, right, and attorney Benson Varghese arrive at Wise County Courthouse in Decatur, Texas, to give a statement about the death of Gandy's daughter, Athena Strand, 7, on Thursday, Dec. 8, 2022. Strand was was kidnapped and killed late last week allegedly by a FedEx delivery driver. (Amanda McCoy/Fort Worth Star-Telegram)/Star-Telegram via AP)
            
              During a press conference at the Wise County Courthouse in Decatur, Texas, on Thursday, Dec. 8, 2022, Maitlyn Gandy presented the box that was delivered on the day Athena Strand, 7, was abducted in rural Paradise, Texas. Inside was a Christmas present for Strand. (Amanda McCoy/Star-Telegram via AP)
            
              Maitlyn Gandy gives a statement about the death of her daughter, Athena Strand, 7, at the Wise County Courthouse in Decatur, Texas, on Thursday, Dec. 8, 2022. Strand was was kidnapped and killed late last week allegedly by a FedEx Ground driver. (Amanda McCoy/Star-Telegram via AP)
            
              Maitlyn Gandy, mother of 7-year-old Athena Strand, looks at the package that was delivered by a FedEx delivery man authorities say allegedly abducted her daughter last week during a press conference on Thursday, Dec. 8, 2022, outside of the Wise County Courthouse in Decatur, Texas. The package, a You Can be Anything Barbie set, was supposed to be Athena's Christmas present, Gandy said. (Juan Figueroa/The Dallas Morning News via AP)
            
              Maitlyn Presley Gandy, mother of late Athena Strand embraces other kids during a memorial service at First Baptist Church of Cottondale in Paradise, Texas, on Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2022. Athena went missing from her home in Wise County last week and her body was found Friday evening. (Shafkat Anowar/The Dallas Morning News via AP)
FedEx driver accused in girl’s slaying dropped off her gift