WEST POINT, Utah (ABC 4 News) - Two brothers, ages 4 and 10, were found dead in their home and took their 15-year-old brother into custody, according to the Davis County Sheriff's Department.
(West Point, Utah (ABC 4 Utah)- Update to this story: During a News Conference held at 11am on Thursday May 23rd, 2013 The Davis County Sheriffs Office told ABC 4 Utah that the two Children who were killed were stabbed to death. They also have said the 15 year old brother is now considered a suspect and there are no other suspects in this case.
WEST POINT, Utah (ABC 4 News) - Two brothers, ages 4 and 10, were found dead in their home Wednesday and police later took their 15-year-old brother into custody, according to the Davis County Sheriff's Department.
The teenager was last seen with his brothers alive in the family's home near 1660 West and 25 South at approximately 4:45 p.m. Wednesday. He is named as a person of interest in the case.
Sgt. Susan Poulsen with the Davis County Sheriff's Department said the mother of the boys called 911 at approximately 7:30 Wednesday evening when she returned home and discovered her 4-year-old son dead.
Authorities later found the 10-year-old boy was also deceased.
Detectives searched the neighborhood in West Point for the 15-year-old. He was found early Thursday morning in Layton and taken into custody.
Poulsen said the two deaths are "suspicious," but did not release details on how the boys died.
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