The search for the bodies of a mother and her 12- and 13-year-old children is likely to slow significantly, sources close to the search said late Sunday evening.Most of the debris had been removed from the collapsed home at 915 E. Canyon Road, but emergency crews discovered there was far more mud inside the structure than originally thought, and they believed the bodies of the three unaccounted for individuals to be under the mud somewhere.One of the top search officials said that if he were to guess, the bodies wouldn’t be recovered until Monday.The names of the presumed victims were released Sunday night. The mother inside the home was identified as 43-year-old Jacqueline Leavey and her 13-year-old son was named Victor Alanis, and her 12-year-old daughter was named Abbey Alanis. The trio reportedly lived in the home with Julio and Rosa Sandoval, but that couple was away at the time of the incident Saturday because Julio Sandoval is a truck driver and was on a route at the time.At about 5 p.m. Sunday, rumors started to circulate that one of the bodies had been found inside the home, but as time passed that appeared to not be the case. Logan Police Chief Russ Roper did say, however, that Leavey’s purse was found, reinforcing suspicion that she mother and kids were inside the home when it collapsed.
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