The bodies of Jennifer and Sarah Hart were found March 26 inside their vehicle at the rocky shoreline below a cliff. Also killed were Markis, 19, Jeremiah, 14, and Abigail 14.
The five bodies were found a few days after Washington state authorities began investigating the Harts for possible child neglect. The 16-year-old, who DeKalb thought was only 7 and was missing some front teeth, was "rattled to the bone".
Police and social services interview the Hart parents. The family called 911 and got out of the home without injury. Officials said the cause of death was unknown.
She told police she had spanked the child over the edge of the bathtub because of the child's behavior.
The remains of Sarah and Jennifer Hart, along with three of their children, were found on March 26.
She is charged with malicious punishment of a child and misdemeanor domestic assault, according to Minnesota court records.
"There were no other signs of the other missing Hart children", their statement said.
In this Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014 photo, Portland police Sgt. Bret Barnum, left, and Devonte Hart, 12, hug at a rally in Portland, Oregon.
The family of an autistic woman who fled to India are criticising the Ministry of Foreign Affairs for refusing to help them bring the woman home.
The family is "very private", he said.
"About two o'clock this morning, my son came down and woke us up".
Amy told KDVR it just doesn't seem real that she's lost her daughter.
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A look at the Hart's past reveals a complicated picture of a couple with six adopted children, allegations of child abuse and an investigation from Child Protective Services.
The family's 2003 GMC Yukon LX was found at the bottom of the cliff in nearby Westport, California, two days later. Their movements at that point are not known. A passer-by calls authorities to report the crash.
Ashley Harlan was found dead in a home in Olathe in January. Three of their children, Markis, Jeremiah and Abigail, are found dead outside the auto. There were no skid or brake marks, said Allman, the Mendocino County sheriff.
During the investigation, police discovered the vehicle was pinned at 90 miles per hour.
A search for the three children was postponed on Friday due to hard weather conditions.
A comprehensive inspection of the SUV is now underway, CHP said. The family then moved across the Columbia River to a small town in Washington state. They said they have not found suicide notes.
California Highway Patrol's investigators believe "a felony has been committed", the affidavit says.
Since the accident, authorities have suggested that the crash was intentional. "I'm calling it a crime", Mendocino County sheriff tells HLN.
A couple vacationing along the coast reportedly spotted a body floating in the water.
"The area is in the immediate vicinity of the recent Hart Family crash", the sheriff's office said in a news release. "That information coupled with the other children being recovered outside of the vehicle ... supports the possibility that the missing children were swept away from the crash scene by the Pacific Ocean".
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Zuma's day in court
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Fed raises rates to highest level in 10 years
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Germany to release former Catalan leader Puigdemont on bail
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