arkansasThe Saline County Sheriff’s Office said on the 12th that police found the bodies of three people shot to death in a home in the county on the 10th. A 15-year-old boy was detained and charged with murder and other crimes.
According to the Associated Press report by China News Agency, the Saline County Sheriff’s Office said it received a report of a fire in a local building on the 10th. Law enforcement officers found three people at the scene who had been shot. Police announced the names of the deceased and said that the three were aged 47, 53 and 16 years respectively.
The Saline County Sheriff’s Office said the suspect was interviewed the day of the incident. He was later charged with murder as an adult.The suspect was also chargedarson, abuse of dead body and tampering with physical evidence. The suspect is currently being held without bail by law enforcement.
The house in question is located about 50 kilometers southwest of Little Rock, the capital of Arkansas. Photos from local media KATV showed that the house was located in a forest, and there were signs of suspected fire or smoke on the wall above a door.
Police have not released the identity of the suspect or his relationship to the victim. The three deceased were 47-year-old Jacob Martin Sr., 53-year-old Dara Martin, and 16-year-old Aleah Martin.
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