COTTON PLANT, Ark. (ASP) - The Arkansas State Police continue to work with local authorities in the investigation of a double homicide reported to Cotton Plant (Woodruff County) Police Saturday morning about 6:30 AM.
Special Agents of the department's Criminal Investigation Division have been at the crime scene in Cotton Plant much of the day.
Meanwhile identification has been completed confirming the names of the two victims as Audrey Vaughan, 19 and Howard Chapel (age unknown), both residents of a home at 321 Ash Street.
The bodies of the two victims and other evidence have been sent to the State Crime Laboratory where a cause and manner of death will be officially determined next week.