Man, woman, girl found shot to death in beds in NE Arkansas

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MADISON, Ark. (AP) — Authiorities say a man, a woman and a 12-year-old child have been found shot to death in their beds at a house in northeastern Arkansas.

The St. Francis County Sheriff’s Office says killed at the home in Madison were Shalonda Barton, JaTerrance Wright and the child, who was not identified. The ages of the adults were not immediately released.

Relationships among 3 not released

The relationships among the three also were not immediately released. However, the Forrest City School District issued a statement saying the three were a family.

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Deputies were performing a welfare check around 1 a.m. Monday at the request of the mother of the woman who was killed. No arrests have been made.