‘True evil:’ Missing Florida mom, 4 children found dead, sheriff says

in Florida News & Events

SOURCE: ClickOrlando.com

MARION COUNTY, Fla. – A Florida woman and her four children who had been missing for weeks have been found dead in Georgia, and now the woman’s husband is facing a murder charge, according to the Marion County Sheriff’s Office.

Deputies said Casei Jones, 32, was reported missing Saturday by family members who hadn’t seen her or her four children — Cameron Bowers, 10; Preston Bowers, 5; Mercalli Jones, 2; and Aiyana Jones, 1 — for six weeks. The family lived in Summerfield.

On Monday, deputies said Casei Jones was found dead near Brantley County, Georgia. Details on the circumstances of her death were not immediately available.

Casei Jones’ husband, 38-year-old Michael Wayne Jones Jr., was found in Georgia and is being questioned in connection with his wife’s death.