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UPDATE: Man Accused of Killing Sons

KSAL StaffOctober 24, 2020

A Leavenworth man is accused of killing his two sons and abducting his two daughters.

Authorities believe Donny Jackson killed his two sons, ages 14 and 12, on Saturday and then abducted his two daughters, ages seven and three, prompting an AMBER Alert.

Jackson and his daughters were located safe on Saturday night in Beckham County, Oklahoma.

Jackson is being held in Oklahoma and faces an extradition hearing before he returns to Kansas.
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An Amber Alert which was issued Saturday afternoon  in an effort to find two missing Kansas children was cancelled Saturday evening.

Authorities say 40-year-old  Donny Jackson, was taken into custody on Saturday evening near Erick, Oklahoma, after a truck driver heard on the radio that he was wanted, and alerted authorities.

The two missing girls , his daughters, were with him and were recovered safe.

The case began when the Leavenworth County Sheriff’s Office responded to a call around 1:16 p.m. in the 14900 block of Hillside, where responding deputies located two deceased juvenile males in a residence and two girls missing.

The girls’ father, Donny Jackson, was suspected in the abduction. He is also the father of the deceased boys.

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