UPDATE: UNION, W.Va (WVVA) - On Saturday, March 28, 2020, troopers along with DNR discovered 2 female juvenile victims in a stream, both deceased.
The parents of the victims could not be located and are considered suspects.
Further investigation revealed an attempted arson at the suspects’ residence.
UNION, W.Va (WVVA) - The West Virginia State Police, Monroe County Sheriff's Department, and other agencies are searching for two persons of interest in an incident that occurred in the Ballard area Saturday.
Chief Deputy James Hylton with the Monroe County Sheriff's Department says authorities are continuing to search the Ballard and Lindside area for two persons of interest involved in the incident.
Monroe County 911 Center has confirmed the persons of interest are connected to the deaths of two children.
Keven M. Anderson is a 40-year-old male, 5'9", 140 lbs., Hazel eyes, with Brown hair. He is from the Ballard area of Monroe County.
Helen I. Rattamasribounreuang is a 30-year-old female, 5'7", 200 lbs., Brown eyes, Brown hair. She is also from the Balard area of Monroe County.
If anyone has information regarding the whereabouts of these two individuals, contact the West Virginia State Police- Union Detachment 304-772-5100, Monroe County 911 Center 304-772-3911, or their local 911 center.
West Virginia Natural Resources Police, West Virginia Fire Marshall's Office, and other agencies are also actively working this incident.
Stay with WVVA for updates.