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Father, step-mother charged in connection to 11-year-old's death

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Rebecca Gaines is related to the boy's family. She identified him as Tyler Raines. Rebecca Gaines is related to the boy's family. She identified him as Tyler Raines.

(WMC-TV) - Horn Lake police took a father and step-mother into custody on charges related to their 11-year-old's death.

Jack Thomas Raines and Amanda Leigh Raines are charged with one count each of capitol murder.

Other family members told Action News 5 that they fear the child was abused. Rebecca Gaines is related to the boy's family. She identified him as Tyler Raines.

Detectives would not comment on the condition of the body or the allegations of abuse. Horn Lake police are expected to release more details Wednesday.

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