Autopsy results released of infants found in suitcase

Autopsy results released of infants found in suitcase

CROSS COUNTY, AR (KAIT) - According to a Facebook post made by the Cross County Sheriff's Office, a preliminary autopsy report was released Tuesday regarding two infants who were found in a suitcase near a ditch Friday.

According to the results, the infants were 32 to 34 weeks along, with one of the infants being a female.

According to the post, further testing for race, sex, and time and manner of death will still be needed from the medical examiner's office.

Sheriff J.R. Smith said deputies have checked 30 rumored pregnant women with possible twins.

He said the women are either still pregnant or if they have had stillbirths, they had proper documentation.

Currently, he is waiting on updates from the medical examiner's office.

Anyone with any further information can contact the Cross County Sheriff's Office at 870-238-5700.

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