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AMBER Alert issued for 2 young Kansas girls who could be in Arkansas, police say

The suspect vehicle was located by the Oklahoma Highway Patrol around mile marker 6 near Erick, Oklahoma
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Police units respond to the scene of an emergency.

LEAVENWORTH, Kan. — Two young girls have been located safe and a suspect is in custody after an Amber Alert out of Leavenworth, Kansas.

The alert was originally issued Saturday afternoon after the Leavenworth Kansas Sheriff's Office received a 911 call from a home in the 14900 block of Hillside Road. Deputies discovered a homicide scene at the home where two juvenile males were found dead.

The suspect vehicle was located by the Oklahoma Highway Patrol around mile marker 6 near Erick, Oklahoma. The suspect was detained and the kids were recovered.

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