Alabama teen charged with capital murder in deaths of mother, 2 brothers

An Alabama teen is facing capital murder charges after authorities said he killed three family members.

According to WVTM, Landon Durham, 16, fatally stabbed his two 13-year-old brothers, Branson and Baron Durham, and his mother, Holli Christina Durham, at their Munford home Tuesday morning, the Talladega County District Attorney's Office said. Deputies found the bodies that night, WBRC reported.

Credit: Talladega County Sheriff's Office

Credit: Talladega County Sheriff's Office

Authorities arrested the teen about 7:40 a.m. Wednesday and charged him as an adult, according to WBRC.

No further information was immediately available.

Anyone with information about the case is asked to call the Sheriff’s Office at 256-761-2141.

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