< img src =" /wp-content/uploads/2017/05/13754285_G.png" alt =" Police are examining the deaths of Reilly Scarbrough, 11, (left) and his 2-year-old sis, Acelynn Wester, (right). (Source: Family Photos, KARK via CNN)"
title =” Police are investigating the deaths of Reilly Scarbrough, 11, (left) and his 2-year-old sis, Acelynn Wester, (right). (Source: Family Photos, KARK via CNN)” border =” 0″ width =” 180 “/ > Cops are examining the deaths of Reilly Scarbrough, 11, (left) and his 2-year-old sister, Acelynn Wester, (right). (Source: Household Photos, KARK by means of CNN). MENA, Ark. (AP)– The second of 2 missing children has actually been discovered dead in western Arkansas after the bodies of his 2-year-old sibling, his mother and his mother’s uncle were found earlier in the week. The Polk County Sheriff’s Workplace stated the body of 10-year-old Reilly Scarbrough was discovered Saturday in a woody area near Hatfield in far western Arkansas. The discovery follows the kid’s sibling, Acelynn Wester, was discovered Friday near Cove and near where the body of the kids’s 43-year-old mom, Bethany Jo Wester of Mena, was discovered Tuesday.
The woman’s uncle, 66-year-old Steven Payne, was discovered dead Thursday in his home in Hatfield, about 4 miles north of Cove, about 120 miles southwest of Little Rock.
Sheriff Scott Sawyer told press reporters that the boy’s body was found with assistance from an inmate at the county jail, who had been arrested Wednesday on unassociated drug charges.
Suspected reasons for the deaths of the four have not been released, however Sawyer said they are considered homicides and the prisoner is a suspect in the deaths.
Sawyer said he “anticipates that capital murder charges will be submitted” versus the prisoner, who is thought to have actually been Bethany Wester’s sweetheart, however is unrelated to the children.
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