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Adoptive parents of Cal City boys charged with murder, in custody

The adoptive parents of two missing California City boys were in custody Tuesday night, charged with second-degree murder in their deaths, Bakersfield Police confirmed to The Californian.

Trezell West and Jacqueline West are charged with two felony counts of second-degree murder, two felony counts of willful cruelty to a child and one misdemeanor count of making a false report of an emergency, Bakersfield Police Department Lt. Jason Townsend said late Tuesday night.