Two 16-year-olds charged with capital murder after Alabama couple found shot to death, bodies dumped in shed

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16-year-old charged with capital murder after Alabama couple found shot to death, bodies dumped in shed in Tuscaloosa. (via Getty images)

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Alabama officials are investigating the shooting deaths of a man and woman whose bodies were dumped on someone else’s property over the weekend.

AL.com reports the victims were discovered in a shed in the west Alabama town of Sawyerville. Hale County District Attorney Michael Jackson identified the victims as Devyn Sterling and Shalondria Grey-Chavers. Both were 24.

Investigators believe the couple was shot to death on the night of November 5, then dumped in the shed sometime over the weekend.

Two 16-year-olds have been charged with capital murder, and Jackson said more arrests are forthcoming. In addition, 20-year-old Damyan Holifield, Jr. and Cardell Wynn, 18 were charged with hindering prosecution.

Officials provided few details about the investigation but said they believe robbery could be the motive.

This story is ongoing and will be updated as more information becomes available.

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