Father arrested after two daughters abducted, two boys found dead in Kansas

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LEAVENWORTH, Kan. — An AMBER Alert was issued after two boys were found dead in a Leavenworth home and two young girls were missing, Aven (3) and Nora Jackson (7).

U.S. AMBER Alert made the announcement on twitter Saturday afternoon.

The Leavenworth Sheriff’s office received a 911 call from a home in the 14900 block of Hillside Road. When deputies arrived they found an 11-year-old and 14-year-old boy dead and two young girls missing. MSHP tweeted “the suspect in the abduction and the incident is the father Donny Jackson.

At this time, it is unknown if Jackson is the father of the two young males who were found dead.

The Arkansas State Police agreed to launch an Arkansas AMBER Alert to assist in the recovery of the abducted children, which was then expanded to Oklahoma and Texas.

Jackson was found in Beckham County when someone identified a similar vehicle match the descriptions getting gas on I-40. He was then spotted 20 miles down the highway. An officer caught up with him and arrested Jackson. Both girls are safe.

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