Bodies of Missing Missouri Sisters Found in Field

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CLINTON CO., Mo. – Authorities say that they found the bodies of two white females in a rural field just southwest of Trimble late Sunday.

Platte County Sheriff’s Department Capt. Erik Holland said they were led to that area by a person of interest in the case of two missing women from Edgerton, Mo. He said that person has been arrested and they believe they have the all the people involved in custody.

Holland would not say how this person is connected to the case.

Holland said the Clinton County Sheriff’s Office requested Platte County’s help in this search because of the information provided by this person of interest.

Holland said the bodies that were discovered off County Line Rd., near 200th St. have not yet been identified. But their office, along with several other agencies, have been scouring the area to investigate the case of missing half-sisters, 19-year-old Britny Haarup and 22-year-old Ashley Key.

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