Officials at the Mercer County Sheriff’s Department told 59News that three bodies were found at a home in Montcalm on Friday, July 10, 2015. Sgt. Sommers said they were discovered inside the home located on Tabernacle Hill. The remains are being identified by the Sheriff’s Department as Leslie Joe Hicks, 38; Joseph Dean Hicks, 52 and Ernest Davis Hicks, 57.
Crews on scene confirmed the men were related. Deputies said the bodies were found by neighbors.
Few details about the investigation are being released. Stay with 59News on air and online at wvnstv.com for updates.