(FOX NEWS) – A minor-league baseball player’s wife, his son and his mother-in-law were found murdered Tuesday allegedly by his brother-in-law in their rural Virginia hometown, according to reports.
Deputies found the body of a woman in a driveway and the bodies of another woman and a child inside the home in Keeling, Va., prompting a three-hour manhunt for the suspected killer, USA Today reported. The player is reportedly Tampa Bay Rays minor leaguer Blake Bivens.
An unarmed and naked Matthew Bernard, who is Bivens’ late wife’s brother, was found running through the woods just after noon, the Danville Register & Bee reported. The 19-year-old was arrested and charged with three counts of first-degree murder, Pittsylvania County Sheriff’s Office said.
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