BAILEYTON, Ala. – Two children have been found dead at a residence along the 4000 block of County Road 1718 near Baileyton.

The Cullman County Sheriff’s Office (CCSO) said in a statement that dispatch received a 911 call at approximately 2:30 p.m. Saturday.

“After arriving on scene, deputies located two juvenile children that were deceased,” said the statement. “There was a short search in the area and the suspect, who is related to the victims, was located and arrested and taken by Air Evac to (an) area hospital.”

A spokesperson for the CCSO said there is no danger to the local community. 

The CCSO said it will provide more details in the coming days.

This is a developing story.

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