- Associated Press - Monday, May 23, 2016

FARMINGTON, Utah (AP) - The Latest on a father and son accused in a bizarre kidnapping are set to make an appearance in a Utah court Monday as authorities investigate if they were involved with the death of a rail line worker whose body was found in Wyoming.(all times local):

2:30 p.m.

A father and son accused in a bizarre Utah kidnapping will remain jailed without bail as authorities investigate if they were involved with the death of a rail line worker whose body was found in Wyoming.

Flint Wayne and Dereck James Harrison made their first Utah court appearances Monday in a court room in Farmington. A state judge decided to extend the no bail arrangement until future hearings.

Flint Harrison’s attorney, Susanne Gustin, acknowledged that her client is a person of interest in the death of Kay Ricks. But she said she doesn’t know what evidence police have or if he’ll be charged.

Dereck James Harrison’s court-appointed attorney wasn’t immediately available for comment.

His grandmother, Marlene Brown, attended the hearing but declined comment outside court.

Flint Wayne and Dereck James Harrison are accused of tying up a woman and her four teenage daughters in a Centerville, Utah, basement. Prosecutors say were using drugs and wrongly believed the mother had reported them to authorities. The family managed to escape.

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4:01 a.m.

A father and son accused in a bizarre kidnapping are set to make an appearance in a Utah court Monday as authorities investigate if they were involved with the death of a rail line worker whose body was found in Wyoming.

Flint Wayne and Dereck James Harrison are accused of tying up a woman and her four teenage daughters in a Centerville, Utah, basement. Prosecutors say were using drugs and wrongly believed the mother had reported them to authorities. The family managed to escape.

The Harrisons ran. Police believe they were hiding out near Salt Lake City when worker Kay Ricks disappeared during his maintenance shift. His body was found along the route police say the men likely took to their remote Wyoming hideout. They have not been definitively linked to his death.

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