Paul Spadafora, spokesman for the family of Autumn Pasquale, speaks to the media late Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2012, in Clayton, N.J.
Sisters Alexis and Bethany Davis, left, cry at a shrine for Autumn Pasquale Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2012, in Clayton, N.J., not far from where a body identified as the missing 12-year-old girl's was found in a home's recycling bin. The body of Autumn Pasquale was found around 10 p.m. Monday, just blocks away from her house. Gloucester County Prosecutor Sean Dalton said two teenage brothers were charged Tuesday with murdering a 12-year-old girl who had been missing since the weekend, prompting a frantic search by her small hometown until her body was found stuffed into a home recycling bin.
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Two teenage brothers charged with killing a 12-year-old girl who disappeared while riding her bike left behind evidence in their house, and one wrote a Facebook post that led their mother to call police, authorities said. After a 48-hour search for Autumn Pasquale, investigators found her body stuffed into a recycling bin behind a vacant house next to the one where the boys lived with their family.