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3 charged with Odum double slaying

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Antonio Lanier, Heather Tipton and Lintay Beard (Source: Wayne Co. Sheriff's Office) Antonio Lanier, Heather Tipton and Lintay Beard (Source: Wayne Co. Sheriff's Office)
Heather Tipton (Source: Wayne Co. Sheriff's Office) Heather Tipton (Source: Wayne Co. Sheriff's Office)
Lintay Beard (Source: Wayne Co. Sheriff's Office) Lintay Beard (Source: Wayne Co. Sheriff's Office)
Antonio Lanier (Source: Wayne Co. Sheriff's Office) Antonio Lanier (Source: Wayne Co. Sheriff's Office)
WAYNE CO., GA (WTOC) -

Three people have been arrested in connection with the double slaying in Odum.

Antonio Lanier, 19, of Jesup; Heather Tipton, 36, of Odum; and Lintay Beard, 18, of Jesup, have been charged in connection with the deaths of Auda William Love and Gerald Anne Love, according to the Wayne County Sheriff's Office.

Lanier is charged with two counts of murder, armed robbery, theft by taking, possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime and felony tampering with evidence. Tipton is charged with two counts of murder, armed robbery, theft by taking, possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime, felony tampering with evidence and false statements.

Tipton is the daughter of Gerald Anne Love.

Beard is charged with felony tampering with evidence.

The investigation is a joint effort of the Wayne County Sheriff's Office and the Georgia Bureau of Investigation.

Anyone with details in the case can call Det. Joe Gardner at 912.427.5970 or GBI special Agent Lawrence Kelly at 912.729.6198.

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