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UPDATE: 2 charged with murder in connection to LaFayette homicide

Amber Hancock (Source: Lee County Sheriff's office) Amber Hancock (Source: Lee County Sheriff's office)
Casey Smith (Source: Lee County Sheriff's office) Casey Smith (Source: Lee County Sheriff's office)
LAFAYETTE, AL (WTVM) -

According to Alabama Law Enforcement, 52-year-old John Smith, was found dead in his residence around 1:30 p.m. on Thursday. 

Chambers County Detention Center confirmed that Casey Smith and Amber Hancock are both charged with murder. 

On Thursday, John Smith's car was taken during a burglary and Auburn police found the vehicle left behind by Smith and Hancock. They were then taken into custody by Auburn police and later charged with murder. 

Smith and Hancock are now behind bars at the Chambers County Detention Center. 

This is a developing story, check back for more updates. 

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