Three young ladies were cut to death as they rested together in an informal lodging have charged the more seasoned sibling of one of the young ladies who was keeping an eye on with the killings, Maryland police said Saturday.
Sovereign George’s County Deputy Chief Sammy Patel called the slayings in a house in Clinton “a standout amongst the most troublesome scenes” that the division’s officers have experienced.
Sovereign George’s County police in rural Washington said Antonio Williams, 25, of Clinton, admitted to the homicides, Fox 5 DC announced Saturday.
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He has been accused of murder in the passings of his Nadiara Janae Withers, 6, Ariana Elizabeth DeCree, 9, and Ajayah Royale DeCree, 6.
Williams is the sibling of Nadiara. Ariana and Ajayah were sisters from Newark, N.J., who were going to Nadiara for the mid year. Their mom was the cousin of Nadiara’s mom, Andrena Kelley.
Police reported Williams had been arrested around 11 p.m. Friday.
They said Saturday they didn’t know why Williams killed the youngsters.
“Criminologists are attempting to build up a rationale for this situation,” a police representative said.
Kelley found the young ladies when she returned home early Friday in the wake of working overnight, NBC4 DC revealed.
Police said a 2-year-old young lady in the house was not hurt, the station detailed.
Williams was jailed without bail.