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UPDATE: Two teens charged in death of missing 71-year-old

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HOT SPRINGS (KATV) -

Garland County deputies have arrested two suspects in connection with a missing man found dead. 

Ethan Sallee, 18, and an unnamed juvenile male, 17, are charged with one count each of Capital Murder for the death of Dan Roberson.

According to Garland County Sheriff's Department, deputies found Roberson, 71, dead in a remote wooded area near the border of Northern Garland and Perry counties.

Roberson had been missing since Tuesday morning. 

According to authorities, the investigation revealed Roberson was a targeted victim and investigators do not believe the murder was a random act.

A spokesperson for the Garland County Sheriff's Department said additional charges and arrests are likely.

Stay with KATV News and KATV.com for more information as it becomes available. 

 

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