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AMBER Alert canceled after bodies of mother, children found

Posted at 4:42 PM, Feb 16, 2020
and last updated 2020-02-16 16:46:28-05

MILWAUKEE — The bodies of Amarah Banks, Zaniya Ivery, and Cameria Banks were found Sunday morning in a garage on W. Burleigh St., according to police.

Police were called to the scene at 11:02 a.m. Fire responded shortly after, at 11:15 a.m.

Public records show that this address is that of Arzel Ivery, the man in custody in relation to the disappearance of three Milwaukee females, two of which are children.

According to Milwaukee Police Chief Alfonso Morales, MPD detectives were sent to Memphis, where they located Ivery. Ivery gave the MPD detectives information that led them to a garage at 4720 W . Burleigh.

Upon arrival, MPD discovered the bodies of Amarah Banks, Zaniya Ivery, and Cameria Banks.

Chief Morales said MPD will have more information Monday morning.