Utah woman arrested after police find 7 dead infants in a home

Megan Huntsman

A Utah woman has been arrested after police found 7 dead infants in a Pleasant Grove home.

According to KUTV, the suspect, 39-year-old Megan Huntsman, has been booked into the Utah County Jail for investigation of 6 counts of murder.

Officers responded to the residence and found the body of a newborn infant that appeared to be full term.

Police obtained a search warrant, and upon going through the home, found the bodies of 6 additional infants. Officers report each of the deceased infants were found packaged in separate containers.

Police believe that over a 10-year period, Huntsman gave birth to the infants and then killed them.2News has a crew on the scene and will bring you the latest on 2News at 5pm.

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