Update: Body of missing Kentucky 2-year-old found in well.
GLASGLOW, Ky (WTVQ) – After a week of searching, police say the body of 2 year old Laynee Wallace has been found inside a well in western Kentucky.
According to authorities, the well was located on a property owned by her mother’s boyfriend, 25 year old Anthony Barbour. State police say Barbour had lived with the child’s mother and her daughter in his home near the Barren County and Monroe County line.
He was arrested Monday afternoon during a traffic stop outside a volunteer fire department in Barren County, police report.
Officials say that an autopsy will be performed to determine the child’s cause of death.
Police have declined to released further information, including what Barbour is charged with. It is also unclear if Barbour has a lawyer.