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An American couple from the state of Oklahoma were charged with murder on July 24 a year after the body of a young woman was found in their home, US News reported.
It was in May 2021 that police discovered the body of Margarita Sandoval, 19, hidden in a box under the stairs of a house. She had been missing for three years.
Her brother, Octavio Sanchez, 35, and sister-in-law, Desiree Sanchez, 27, were charged with murder after a lengthy investigation 14 months.
In January 2018, the young woman had moved in with the couple. Since he was abusing her, she had already called 9-1-1 to report it.
A few months later, the family has not heard from Margarita.
Since Margarita was living with an intellectual disability, she received disability benefits.
According to authorities, the couple continued to receive this money until Margarita's body was found .