LEESBURG, Va. — Authorities believe the bodies of a woman and two children found dead in a car that went over an embankment belong to three people reported missing in Virginia.

Loudoun County Sheriff Mike Chapman said in a press conference Monday that a Ford Taurus that went over the embankment matched the description of the car that 27-year-old Courtney Ashe, 9-year-old Jalen C. Sills-Russell, and 5-year-old Cameron A. Martin were in.

The Virginian-Pilot reports 27-year-old Courtney Ashe was last seen Friday night leaving a family residence in Ashburn with Jalen, a cousin, and her son, Cameron. They were reported missing Sunday after they were expected to return to a family residence in Leesburg, but never arrived.

Authorities say at this point, there is no suspicion of foul play.


Information from: The Virginian-Pilot, http://pilotonline.com

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