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“Finding this little girl is first and foremost and we have and will continue to use every resource available to make that happen,” Chief Russell Roark said. “Our prayers are with the family and we will continue to assist them throughout this tragic ordeal.” A preliminary investigation by the Sumter County Coroner’s Office determined Bradley had been dead for several hours before she was found. Based on the information gathered, police think Adams was killed during the same time frame as her mother. Officers also are working to learn more about the suspect, who has a criminal record in other states and is a suspect in a Missouri homicide. Johnson is being held in the Sumter County Sheriff’s Office Detention Center on a murder charge. A first appearance hearing is pending. The S.C. Law Enforcement Division was notified. However, because an abduction did not occur and other factors, the case did not meet the criteria for an Amber Alert.