Lyon sisters

Sisters Sheila (l) and	Katherine (right) Lyon disappeared from Wheaton Plaza in 1975. (Photo credit: FBI.gov)

3 Face Charges of Impeding Probe of Lyon Sisters Slaying

Three people face charges of impeding an investigation of the 40-year-old slayings of two Maryland sisters.

08/09/2015

Sisters Sheila (l) and	Katherine (right) Lyon disappeared from Wheaton Plaza in 1975. Lloyd Lee Welch (center) has been charged with first degree murder in their deaths. (Photo credits: FBI.gov and Montgomery County Police)

Police Serve Search Warrant in Probe of 1975 Killings

Police have served a search warrant at a home in Maryland and seized items as part of a continuing investigation into the 40-year-old kidnapping and killings of two sisters.

07/29/2015

Sisters Sheila (l) and	Katherine (right) Lyon disappeared from Wheaton Plaza in 1975. Lloyd Lee Welch (center) has been charged with first degree murder in their deaths. (Photo credits: FBI.gov and Montgomery County Police)

Suspect’s Uncle is Focus of Investigation Into 1975 Killings

The 58-year-old man recently charged in the murder of two young girls who disappeared from a Maryland mall in 1975 told police the sisters were abducted so they could be sexually exploited by him and his uncle, police announced in a news conference on Thursday.

07/16/2015

Sisters Sheila (l) and	Katherine (right) Lyon disappeared from Wheaton Plaza in 1975. Lloyd Lee Welch (center) has been charged with first degree murder in their deaths. (Photo credits: FBI.gov and Montgomery County Police)

Prosecutors Face Challenge in 40-Year-Old Kidnapping, Murder of Lyon Sisters

The indictment of a suspect in the 40-year-old slaying of two sisters who were abducted from a Maryland mall leaves prosecutors with a challenging task.

07/16/2015

Sisters Sheila (l) and	Katherine (right) Lyon disappeared from Wheaton Plaza in 1975. Lloyd Lee Welch (center) has been charged with first degree murder in their deaths. (Photo credits: FBI.gov and Montgomery County Police)

Murder Charges Announced in 40-Year-Old Lyon Sisters Case

A man has been formally charged with two counts of first degree murder related to the 1975 disappearance of Maryland sisters.

07/15/2015

Sisters Sheila (left) and	Katherine Lyon disappeared from Wheaton Plaza in 1975. (Photo credit: FBI.gov)

Perjury Charge in Missing Md. Sisters Case Certified in Va.

A perjury charge stemming from an investigation into the 1975 disappearance of two Maryland sisters is heading to a Bedford County grand jury.

06/29/2015

Sisters Sheila (l) and	Katherine (right) Lyon disappeared from Wheaton Plaza in 1975. (Photo credit: FBI.gov)

New Search Underway on Va. Mountain for Lyon Sisters

Authorities are conducting a new search on a Virginia mountain for the remains of two Maryland sisters who disappeared in 1975.

03/23/2015

Sisters Sheila (l) and	Katherine (right) Lyon disappeared from Wheaton Plaza in 1975. (Photo credit: FBI.gov)

New Information Released in Disappearance of Lyon Sisters

Authorities are asking for the public’s help after releasing new information on Wednesday in connection with the 1975 disappearance of the Lyon sisters.

02/25/2015

Sisters Sheila (left) and	Katherine Lyon disappeared from Wheaton Plaza in 1975. (Photo credit: FBI.gov)

Affidavit: Man Admits Leaving Mall With Missing Md. Sisters

A sex offender told investigators he left a Maryland shopping mall with two young sisters who disappeared in 1975 and later saw his uncle sexually assaulting one of the girls, according to newly unsealed police affidavits.

02/21/2015

Sisters Sheila (left) and	Katherine Lyon disappeared from Wheaton Plaza in 1975. (Photo credit: FBI.gov)

Second Person of Interest Named in Lyon Sisters Case, Missing Since 1975

Police have named a second person of interest in the case of two missing sisters from Maryland who were abducted nearly 40 years ago.

10/02/2014

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