Thursday marks the anniversary of the disappearance of two Welch girls

Thursday, December 30th 2004, 9:59 am
By: News On 6

It's been five years the disappearance of two Welch girls. Laura Bible and Ashley Freeman spent the night at the Freeman's home on December 30th, 1999 to celebrate Ashley's 16th birthday.

Someone burned the mobile home to the ground that night and the girls have not been seen since. Danny and Kathy Freeman, Ashley's parents, both died in the fire, they had been shot to death. 31 year old Jeremy Jones of Miami is considered a person of interest in the deaths of Danny and Kathy Freeman.

Jones already faces murder charges in Alabama and Georgia. He denies any involvement in the killings.