3 bodies identified in Madison County triple slaying

Updated by Erica Jones - email

MADISON, Va. (AP) - Authorities have released the names of three people found dead at a central Virginia home.

The Madison County sheriff's office on Sunday identified the victims as 55-year-old James Clark Jackson, 53-year-old Karen Lee Jackson and 26-year-old Chante Latrice Davis.

The sheriff's office didn't say in a news release how the victims were related or how they died.

Authorities were called to the home Saturday morning and officers found a man lying in the yard on Forest Drive.

Two other bodies were found inside the home.

All had trauma to their upper bodies.

Authorities picked up 23-year-old Rashad Matthew Riddick at a Newport News motel Sunday night.

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