<a Paul Jones, top left; Latoya Williams-Smiley, bottom left; Aaron Jones, right.( Booking pictures: LVMPD; Aaron Jones’ photo: NCMEC).
LAS VEGAS( FOX5)-. A day after the imprisoned dad of a missing Las Vegas teenager was accuseded of his murder, cops said Friday that the young boy’s stepmother was apprehended in the event.
Latoya Williams-Smiley, 33, was reserved into Clark County Detention Center Thursday night, inning accordance with Las Vegas Metro authorities. She was charged with open murder. Police identified Williams-Smiley as the stepmother of 13-year-old Aaron Jones, who vanished last December however was not reported missing out on until earlier this month. Earlier Thursday, cops announced a murder charge for the kid’s father, 33-year-old Paul Jones.
Paul Jones was arrested on April 1 on an unassociated parole infraction tied to a kid abuse case, according to cops. Family members of the teenager on Tuesday situated a body covered in plastic and beneath small stones throughout a look for the young boy beside a hiking trail simply off Stone Highway. Police stated the family was browsing a location where the young boy was last seen. Clark County Coroner’s Workplace validated the body as Aaron Jones. The cause and way of death stayed pending. In an interview Wednesday with FOX5, Paul Jones firmly insisted having no involvement in his child’s disappearance.” I didn’t do it, I don’t know exactly what occurredto my boy, “he said.” It’s devastating and upsetting to see they would blame someone
you know that truly didn’t do anything to damage their boy. ” The father insisted the teenager ran away in February. He stated he couldn’t call the cops because he had an impressive warrant. More charges are pending a review by the Clark County District Lawyer’s Workplace. Stay with FOX5 and fox5vegas.com for updates. Copyright 2017 KVVU( KVVU Broadcasting Corporation ). All rights reserved.