Feds to discuss discovery of missing girls

March 16, 2009 6:06:19 AM PDT
New Castle County and federal authorities plan a news conference Monday to discuss the case of a three missing sisters found in Nicaragua last week. David Matusiewicz and his mother, Lenore Matusiewicz, face multiple felony charges for the alleged violation of a joint custody order.

They were arrested near Managua, Nicaragua last week. The former Newark optometrist was with his 6-year-old daughter Laura when he was arrested. Five-year-old Leigh and 3-year-old Karen were found later at a home along with his mother.

David Matusiewicz and Belford were divorced and shared custody before his disappearance nearly 19 months ago.

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