Body of Baby Found UPDATE
Sunday 6:a.m. Law enforcement officials announced early today that investigators believe they have found the body of 18-month-old Lana Bailey in Osage County.
Officials are working to make a final identification and until the identity is confirmed will continue to follow leads in the case.
11: p.m. Saturday Authorities in eastern Kansas are using boats and sonar equipment in their search for a missing toddler presumed to have been killed along with her mother and two other adults at a rural property.
Franklin County Sheriff Jeff Richards said Saturday that crews were scouring ponds and other waterways in the area near the farm where the three adult bodies were found earlier this week outside Ottawa. The cause of death hasn’t been released.
On Friday, 27-year-old Kyle Flack was charged in the deaths of 30-year-old Andrew Stout, 31-year-old Steven White, 21-year-old Kaylie Bailey, and Bailey’s daughter, 18-month-old Lana Bailey. Lana Bailey’s body hasn’t been found.
Richards also said Saturday was the last day of assistance from the multi-agency Kansas Major Squad, which had been activated to help the investigation.