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UPDATE: Bond set for Martinson as new details emerge in Oneida County homicides caseSubmitted: 04/24/2015
Story By Lauren Stephenson

UPDATE: Bond set for Martinson as new details emerge in Oneida County homicides case
RHINELANDER - More than a month and a half after deputies arrested Ashlee Martinson in Indiana, the 17-year-old made her first appearance in Oneida County Court on Friday. Martinson is charged in the killings of her mother, 40-year-old Jennifer Ayers, and stepfather, 37-year-old Thomas Ayers, at their home east of Rhinelander on March 7. Prosecutors believe she stabbed her mother and shot her stepfather.


Investigators also accuse Martinson of placing three siblings in a room with food and juice before tying the door closed. According to the criminal complaint, the children weren't able to get out of the room for hours. But once they escaped, they called 911.

Martinson appeared solemn, often looking down at the floor as she appeared via video conference from the Oneida County Jail. It is typical for initial appearances in Oneida County Court to be held via video conference.

In court on Friday, Oneida County District Attorney Michael Schiek asked Judge Michael Bloom to set a $500,000 to $750,000 cash bond because of the nature of the crimes with which Martinson is charged. Schiek also said Martinson could be a flight risk if free on bond.

Bloom set a $750,000 cash bond.

"Offenses that are alleged in the complaint, in and of themselves, suggest a substantial cash bond," he said.

It is unlikely Martinson will post bond. If she does post bond, however, Schiek set some conditions upon her relese

"She cannot have contact with any of the children--initials named in the complaint--as well as not being able to leave Oneida County," Schiek explained.

Also on Friday, a more detailed criminal complaint gave better insight into what investigators believe happened leading up to the killings. According to that document, there was tension between Martinson and Jennifer and Thomas Ayers about her boyfriend, 22-year-old Ryan Sisco. The parents apparently had a stern Facebook conversation with Sisco on March 7. Investigators believe the parents wrote to Sisco in a Facebook message, "As her parents we can press charges." Sisco was found with Martinson in Boone County, Indiana, but he is not believed to have any involvement in the killings.

The complaint also says the oldest child told investigators Thomas Ayers came in from outside on the day he was killed and asked Jennifer Ayers where Martinson was. Jennifer told Thomas that Martinson was upstairs. The child then said Thomas Ayers went upstairs and pounded on Martinson's bedroom door. The child said that's when she heard two gunshots. She said Martinson and Thomas Ayers were the only people upstairs at the time.

The child said Jennifer Ayers then went upstairs. She then called for the child. The child said she went upstairs and saw Martinson on top of Jennifer Ayers, fighting at the top of the stairs. The child said Martinson told her to go downstairs. The child said that's when she heard Jennifer stop screaming.

The child told investigators that Martinson came downstairs bloody and that she had stabbed herself in the leg. She said Martinson told her she had fallen down the stairs and cut her leg and fingers. The child said Martinson still had the knife in her hand when Martinson came down the stairs to take a shower.

According to the child, after Martinson took two showers, she told the children they were going to pretend to camp. The child said she didn't want to go in the room, but she was scared of Martinson. The child said once they were in the room, Martinson tied a cord around the door. The child said even when she and the other children took off the cord, they stayed in the room because they weren't sure if Martinson had left. The children called 911 on the morning of March 8.

Officials at the Oneida County Jail say Martinson is being treated like any other inmate. Initially, inmates are put in solitary confinement. After evaluations, they're released into the general population.

Schiek says he has not requested assistance from the Wisconsin Department of Justice but isn't ruling it out.

Judge Bloom will handle the case. Oneida County Judge Patrick O'Melia had initially been assigned but recused himself because a member of his brother's law firm is a defense attorney on the case.

Martinson will be back in court June 5 for a preliminary hearing. Schiek said he will likely call one witness, Oneida County Sheriff's Captain Terri Hook, who is the lead investigator on the case.

Newswatch 12 will be at the preliminary hearing on June 5 and will continue to bring you updates.

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April 24, 2015 3:00 p.m.

A judge set a $750,000 cash bond in Oneida County Court Friday for a 17-year-old accused of killing her mother and stepfather.

Seventeen-year-old Ashlee Martinson is charge with killing 40-year-old Jennifer Ayers and 37-year-old Thomas Ayers in the Town of Piehl in March.

The Oneida County Sheriff's Office reported that she had been transported back to Oneida County on Thursday. She made her first appearance in Oneida County court on Friday.

A judge set her preliminary hearing for June 5 at 9 a.m.

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April 23, 2015 7:57 p.m.A 17-year-old accused of killing her mother and stepfather in the Town of Piehl in March has been transported back to Oneida County and and will appear in court on Friday, according to the Oneida County Sheriff's Office.

Ashlee Martinson faces two homicide charges for the alleged murders of Jennifer and Thomas Ayers. She was arrested in March, while traveling through Indiana.

Earlier this month, Martinson decided to waive her right to a formal extradition proceeding in Indiana to return to Wisconsin.

She'll appear in Oneida County Court Friday afternoon.

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April 10, 2015 10:35 a.m.

Double homicide suspect Ashlee Martinson won't fight extradition back to Wisconsin anymore. Her local attorney in Boone County, Indiana, informed Boone County Judge J. Jeffrey Edens on Thursday that Martinson decided to waive her right to a formal extradition proceeding.

As a result, Oneida County law enforcement will now be able to return her to Wisconsin to face prosecution without further legal action in Indiana.

At the extradition hearing on Thursday afternoon, Martinson waived her right to a formal extradition process. Edens then gave the Oneida County Sheriff's Office 30 days to pick her up and return her to Wisconsin to face trial.

To ensure Martinson's safety and the safety of those who will transport her, the Oneida County Sheriff's Office says it will not make public the date or method by which she will return to Wisconsin.

Story by Lauren Stephenson


April 2, 2015 6:35 p.m.

It will take a little longer before we know if Ashlee Martinson will return to Oneida County.

Investigators believe Martinson killed her mother and stepfather east of Rhinelander last month.

She was arrested in Boone County, Indiana, where she remains in jail.

She's fighting the effort to extradite her back to Wisconsin.

A hearing scheduled for Wednesday, April 8 has been pushed back to April 16.

A judge is expected to decide during that hearing whether Martinson can be sent back to Wisconsin.

Gov. Scott Walker sent a request to extradite Martinson to Indiana Gov. Mike Pence late last month.

Pence's signature will complete the paperwork necessary to bring Martinson back.

Lauren Stephenson contributed to this report.

Updated March 25, 2015 6:35 p.m.

Gov. Scott Walker believes that 17-year-old Ashlee Martinson needs to be brought back to Wisconsin for prosecution.

Martinson is accused of killing her mother and stepfather in eastern Oneida County earlier this month.

She was later arrested while traveling through Indiana.

Martinson remains in a Boone County, Indiana, jail after deciding to fight the effort to extradite her to Wisconsin.

Walker sent a signed request, called an extradition requisition, on Wednesday to Indiana Gov. Mike Pence.

Walker wants to bring Martinson back to Wisconsin to face five felony charges, including two homicide charges.

Pence's signature will complete the paperwork needed to bring Martinson back.

Boone County Judge J. Jeffery Edens will review the paperwork and make an extradition decision in an April 8 hearing.

We're unsure whether a representative from the Oneida County Sheriff's Office will testify at that hearing.

Boone County Chief Deputy Prosecutor Kent Eastwood told us there's no definite need for an Oneida County investigator to testify, but one could do so at the hearing.

Oneida County Sheriff's Capt. Terri Hook wasn't sure whether one would be sent as of our last communication with her.

To view the full extradition packet, including Walker's signature requesting Martinson's return to Wisconsin, click the link at the bottom of this story.

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Updated March 16, 2015 5:29 p.m.

EXTRADITION REQUEST TO GOVERNOR

The Oneida County District Attorney's Office finished its work to try to force Ashlee Martinson back to Wisconsin to face prosecution. It completed what's called a Governor's Warrant packet on Monday afternoon.

Martinson has challenged Wisconsin's attempt to extradite her back to Oneida County.

She was arrested in Boone County, Indiana, under suspicion that she killed her mother and stepfather in Oneida County during the weekend of March 7-8.

The Governor's Warrant packet, requesting her extradition to Wisconsin, likely includes the criminal complaint against Martinson and a formal warrant. It now needs to be signed by Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker and Indiana Gov. Mike Pence.

Newswatch 12 has not yet been able to view the Governor's Warrant packet. As of Monday afternoon, the Oneida County District Attorney's Office didn't know whether the warrant packet fell is considered a public record.

Martinson will remain in jail in Boone County, Indiana, until her extradition hearing on April 8.

WRITINGS ABOUT MOTHER, STEPFATHER

Martinson apparently wrote about her relationships with her mother and stepfather.

We don't know what the Oneida County homicide suspect said in the writings, but we now know investigators found the writings in her car after she was arrested in Boone County, Indiana, last Sunday, according to court documents.

Martinson is accused of killing her mother and stepfather.

SHACK ON PROPERTY MIRRORS BLOG DESCRIPTION

In her blog, the last of Martinson's dark stories included a cabin in the woods with a low table.

Part of the passage reads, "[m]arveling at the sweet horrors of blood that I thirst for. I then take the next victim who is unconscious. I tightly bind them to a low table."

The story describes torturing and killing victims bound to the table. An affidavit shows investigators found a hunting shack with a low table in the woods near Martinson's house.

Court documents don't give any indication that anything violent happened in the shack.
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Updated March 13, 2015 5:02 p.m.

We still don't know much about the suspect and victims in the Oneida County homicide case.

But we got a slightly clearer idea of who they are on Friday, by way of information from Kansas.

Seventeen-year-old Ashlee Martinson is accused of killing her mother, Jennifer Ayers, and her stepfather, Thomas Ayers, last weekend at a home east of Rhinelander.

Martinson attended Rhinelander High School as recently as last week, but she spent at least part of her high school career at Hays High School in Hays, Kansas.

Hays Public Schools Superintendent Dean Katt told us Friday that "nothing has come to light" regarding any discipline or behavior problems, and there was "certainly nothing major" while Martinson attended Hays.

He also said she attended elementary school in Hays.

Martinson's mother, Jennifer Ayers, is a Hays High School graduate. Katt believes she graduated in 1992.

She earned a bachelor's degree in business administration, majoring in information systems administration, from Fort Hays State University in Hays in 2013.

Details about the family hold great interest for the Oneida County Sheriff's Office.

"[There are] a bunch of pieces out there, and I have to put it all together," Oneida County Sheriff's Captain Terri Hook said Friday. "Everything's important. Talking about who her family is, what do they know about this, I need to talk to all of them to try to figure that out."

We also know the autopsies of Thomas and Jennifer Ayers were completed in Fond du Lac County this week, but toxicology tests still need to be completed, and authorities still haven't announced the causes of death yet.

Oneida County Medical Examiner Larry Mathein told us the samples for toxicology and labs have already been taken, but need to be sent for analysis.

That process can take about a month.

A document called an Amended Search Warrant Return shows investigators found a piece of what appears to be skull bone from Thomas Ayers, who was shot, on the floor near an opening by a gun safe in the home.

But Hook said Friday the Sheriff's Office doesn't believe there was a struggle there.

Earlier in the day Friday, a defense lawyer for Martinson, Thomas Wilmouth, was allowed to tour the home, although he was not permitted to remove anything from the home during the visit.

We don't know if the lawyer is a public defender or private counsel retained by Martinson.

Michael Gross served as Martinson's publicly appointed defense lawyer for Tuesday's court appearance in Boone County, Indiana.

Stephanie Haines contributed to this report.

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Updated March 12, 4:30 p.m. by Lauren Stephenson

We learned new details on Thursday about what 17-year-old Ashlee Martinson may have done on the day she's accused of killing her mother and stepfather.

Jennifer Ayers, 40, and Thomas Ayers, 37, were found dead in their home east of Rhinelander on Sunday.

A funeral will be held for Thomas Ayers on March 27th in Colorado.

Court documents show detectives spoke with a friend of Martinson's in their investigation. The friend said Martinson had called on Saturday evening. The friend said Martinson said Martinson needed to go to a funeral in Kansas and couldn't move in with the friend on Sunday, as the two had planned.

By Sunday night, Martinson was arrested in Boone County, Indiana.

Documents show investigators found a rifle in the kitchen and a bloody knife in the house. They also found blood outside of the home.

They also found a notebook containing writings and several documents about the "wrongful death of Angela Ayers." We do not yet know who Angela Ayers is and if there is any relation.

Investigators found Thomas Ayers' body in the upstairs of the home. They found Jennifer Ayers' body on the stairs.

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Updated March 12, 2015 1:09 p.m.

The attempt to bring Ashlee Martinson back to Wisconsin to face five felony charges, including two homicide charges, will likely involve a lot of paperwork.

The Oneida County District Attorney's office is preparing a group of documents that will be included in a Governor's Warrant packet.

That packet will be reviewed by Boone County Judge J. Jeffery Edens at Martinson's extradition hearing on April 8.

Martinson is being held in Boone County, Indiana.

She was arrested there after allegedly stabbing her mother, Jennifer Ayers, and shooting her stepfather, Thomas Ayers, at a home east of Rhinelander last weekend.

Martinson has challenged Wisconsin's attempt to extradite her back to Oneida County to face prosecution.

The Governor's Warrant packet, requesting her extradition to Wisconsin, will likely include the criminal complaint, a formal warrant, and documents signed by Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker and Indiana Gov. Mike Pence, says Boone County Chief Deputy Prosecutor Kent Eastwood.

Eastwood said there's no definite need for an Oneida County investigator to testify, but one could do so at the hearing.

If Edens finds the paperwork is valid and sufficient, he will order Martinson to be taken back to Wisconsin.

Martinson will remain in Boone County Jail until the hearing.

We also learned that a service for Thomas Ayers will be held at 10 a.m. on Friday, March 27 in Colorado.

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Updated March 12, 2015 12:14 p.m.

Three children under the age of ten survived the apparent double homicide at a home outside of Rhinelander last weekend.

They are currently in the care of Oneida County Social Services.

Now, Oneida County Social Services and the Tri-County Council on Domestic Abuse and Sexual Assault will team up to collect money and toys for the survivors.

Tri-County Council, located near the intersection of Highways 47 and K on Rhinelander's northwest side, will serve as a collection site for the donations.

Information from the Sheriff's Office shows one of the three children made the 911 call that put the investigation in motion.

According to the criminal complaint, the call came after the children escaped from a side bedroom in which the accused killer Ashlee Martinson had locked them.

The Sheriff's Office hasn't made public the children's precise relationship to Martinson.

Martinson was arrested on Sunday night in Boone County, Indiana.

She's charged with stabbing her mother, Jennifer Ayers, and shooting her stepfather, Thomas Ayers.

Martinson waits in Boone County Jail for an April 8 extradition hearing.

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Updated March 11, 2015 4:18 p.m.

The 17-year-old suspect in last weekend's Oneida County double homicide case waits in an Indiana jail for her extradition hearing, scheduled for early April.

Investigators think Ashlee Martinson stabbed her mother and shot her stepfather at an Oneida County home before leaving for Indiana.

While she's in jail 500 miles away, Oneida County Sheriff Grady Hartman went before the media on Wednesday to discuss the case. Sheriff Hartman spoke for fewer than four minutes and took no questions.

Most of what he said included facts we already knew. But we did learn more about the three young children apparently in the house during the killings.

"Located in the house were three minor children, including the child that made the 911 call," Hartman said, reading from a prepared statement. "The children are currently in the care and custody of Oneida County Social Services."

After that 911 call, detectives found Thomas and Jennifer Ayers dead.

Officers found Martinson in Boone County, Indiana, on Sunday night. We now know Oneida County detectives interviewed Martinson after her arrest.

She's now fighting prosecutors' attempts to bring her back to Wisconsin to for trial.

"The Oneida County District Attorney's Office is preparing the Governor's Warrant," Hartman said. "After it is approved in Wisconsin, it will be forwarded to the Indiana Governor's office for approval."

An extradition hearing is set for April 8.

We might need to be patient between now and then in hoping to learn more about this case.

"There is still a great deal that needs to be accomplished before this investigation is complete," Hartman said. "Releasing any further information at this time may compromise the case and hinder Martinson's right to a fair trial."

We're still waiting to learn answers to many questions, like how the three children got out of their roped-off room after the murders and how Martinson's dark online blog factors into the investigation.

Click the link below to view the full video of Hartman's press conference.

Karolina Buczek contributed to this report.

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Updated March 10, 2015 3:45 p.m.

Ashlee Martinson will not allow herself to be taken back to Wisconsin without a legal challenge.

Martinson is the 17-year-old Rhinelander High School student accused of killing her mother and stepfather in a home east of Rhinelander over the weekend.

Deputies found her in Boone County, Indiana, where she was taken into custody.

Late on Tuesday afternoon, she refused to waive extradition in Boone County court.

Martinson will now challenge Wisconsin law enforcement to show cause before they take her back to face two homicide charges in Oneida County court.

She will wait in Boone County Jail for an extradition hearing on April 8.

A judge will decide then whether Wisconsin officers can take her back.

The Oneida County District Attorney's office told us they're preparing paperwork for that extradition hearing.

The office also suspects it will send a sheriff's deputy to Boone County for the hearing.

Boone County Judge Jeffrey Edens assigned attorney Michael Gross to aid Martinson in Tuesday's court action.

Martinson's traveling companion, Ryan Daniel Sisco, agreed to be extradited.

He's not a suspect in the killings.

Sisco is being held on $500,000 bond.

Lauren Stephenson contributed to this report.

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Updated March 10, 2015 11:59 a.m.

Oneida County investigators have confirmed that Thomas Ayers, 37, died from gunshot wounds, and Jennifer Ayers, 40, died from knife wounds.

One of the children in the home told detectives the child heard two gunshots.

The gunshots were the first instance of violence during the situation, according to the criminal complaint.

In a separate issue, a previous update indicated a neighbor of the family believed Martinson had started working at Tula's Cafe in Rhinelander about two weeks ago; Newswatch 12 has now confirmed that Martinson does not and has never worked at Tula's Cafe or any other store connected to the Trig's franchise.

We regret the error.

Lauren Stephenson contributed to this report.

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Updated March 10, 2015 10:33 am

Ashlee Martinson could agree to be brought back to Wisconsin as soon as Tuesday afternoon.

Martinson is the 17-year-old Rhinelander High School student accused of killing her mother and step-father in a home east of Rhinelander over the weekend.

You can read more about the charges and police report in the criminal complaint, attached below.

Martinson and 22-year-old Ryan Daniel Sisco were arrested in Boone County, Indiana, on Sunday.

At 3:30 pm Eastern time (2:30pm Central time) Tuesday afternoon, Martinson and Sisco will face an extradition hearing in Boone County.

They can choose whether or not to fight a return to Wisconsin to face charges.

If they agree to be extradited, law enforcement in Wisconsin would have until March 31 to move them from Indiana to Wisconsin.

Or Martinson and Sisco can choose to challenge extradition.

That choice would set in motion a legal process to get them back to Oneida County for prosecution.

An Oneida County detective would have to appear in Boone County Court to positively identify the two and make the case for taking them back to Wisconsin.

Or paperwork, including papers signed by Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker and Indiana Gov. Mike Pence, could force the extradition.

Martinson is charged with two homicide counts and three counts of false imprisonment for locking siblings in a room in the house.

Those charges were filed Monday by Oneida County District Attorney Mike Schiek.

Sisco faces charges unrelated to the killings.

The bodies of the victims, Jennifer and Thomas Ayers, were sent to Fond du Lac for autopsies on Monday.

We should have results this week.

Lauren Stephenson contributed to this report.

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Updated March 9, 2015 8:00 p.m. Story by Lauren Stephenson


Late Monday afternoon, prosecutors filed charges against 17-year-old Ashlee Martinson. Prosecutors think she killed her mother and stepfather in a home east of Rhinelander this weekend.

A nationwide alert helped sheriff's deputies in Indiana catch Martinson.

"At approximately 10:40 [Sunday], we received a 9-1-1 call" said Capt. Terri Hook of the Oneida County Sheriff's Office. "We sent officers to the residence and when they arrived there, they found a deceased male and a deceased female,"

Thomas Ayers, 37, and Jennifer Ayers, 40, had been killed on Saturday.

A nine-year-old in the home told investigators Martinson killed the couple.

"There were other children in the home," Hook added. "They are safe and they have been taken out of the scene, obviously, and placed somewhere safe."

The criminal complaint alleges Martinson, a Rhinelander High School student, tied the door shut on three children, ages 9, 8 and 2, after putting them in a side bedroom.

Oneida County sheriff's deputies put out a nationwide alert to law enforcement to help arrest Martinson, who they considered a suspect.

"As we were getting information, we were making contact with agencies farther and farther south, so they were aware that we were looking and they were keeping a lookout for us," Hook explained.

Hours later, a Boone County, Indiana, Sheriff's Deputy recognized the car Martinson was believed to have been driving. He arrested Martinson and her boyfriend, 22-year-old Ryan Daniel Sisco. Right now investigators do not believe Sisco was involved in the killings.

Investigators are aware of Martinson's blog. In it, she writes in graphic detail about killing people. They would not say if the killings described in her blog posts are similar to the way in which her mother and stepfather were killed.

Hook doesn't believe law enforcement had any contact with Martinson or her family in the past. She says the community should not fear for its safety.

"I believe this was an isolated incident and that we have the suspect in custody, and I do not believe the public needs to be in fear," Hook said.

Oneida County District Attorney Mike Schiek told us the bodies were sent to Fond du Lac on Monday for autopsies. We should have results this week.

Martinson and Sisco were interrogated late Monday afternoon in Indiana.

Ben Quarderer, Adam Fox, and Mary O'Connell contributed to this report.

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Updated March 9, 6:15 p.m.

The Oneida County District Attorney's Office will charge Ashlee Martinson with two felony counts of first degree intentional homicide for the murders of her mother Jennifer Ayers, 40, and stepfather Thomas Ayers, 37. Court records show that Martinson will also face three additional felony charges for falsely imprisoning the three children in the home at the time of the murders.

Stay tuned to Newswatch 12 and WJFW.com for further updates.


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Updated March 9, 2015 2:57 p.m.

Ashlee Anne Rose Martinson, 17, and Ryan Daniel Sisco, 22, sit in the Boone County, Indiana Jail today. Boone County Chief Deputy Prosecutor Kent Eastwood confirmed that the two suspects--both wanted in connection with an Oneida County double homicide--await a Fugitive Warrant Request hearing in a Boone County court tomorrow morning.

Following the hearing, Martinson and Sisco should face an extradition hearing, provided Boone County doesn't contest the warrant.

This afternoon, the Oneida County Sheriff's Office released the names of the victims in the case. They are Jennifer Ayers, 40, and Thomas Ayers, 37, Martinson's mother and stepfather. The couple lived at 1625 County Highway C in the town of Piehl with three other young children, one of whom made the 911 call yesterday morning and implicated Martinson in the killings. The Sheriff's Office tells Newswatch 12 that its preliminary investigation indicates that Sisco did not participate in the killings and that Martinson acted alone.

The three younger children suffered no physical injuries and have since been removed from the home.

While the Sheriff's Office did confirm that both Thomas and Jennifer Ayers died of a homicide, it declined to specify the manner in which they were killed or how long they had been dead by the time Deputies arrived on the scene. A trusted source told Newswatch 12 the killings took place Saturday after an argument between Martinson and the victims.

School District of Rhinelander Superintendent Kelli Jacobi confirmed this morning that Martinson was a junior enrolled at Rhinelander High School and attended classes last week. Jacobi said Martinson didn't have a record of discipline problems at the school, but she declined to make any further comments at this time.

Neighbors are understandably shocked and shaken by the news. They say the Ayers family moved to the neighborhood about eight or nine months ago and seemed to be a nice, quiet family that kept to themselves.

Stay tuned to Newswatch 12 and WJFW.com for more on this story as it develops.

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Updated March 9, 2015 12:40 p.m.

At 10:43 a.m. on Sunday, March 8, the Oneida County Sheriff's Office received a 911 call from a home in the town of Piehl. When they arrived on the scene, Deputies discovered the bodies of one adult male and one adult female, both dead of an apparent homicide.

The Oneida County Sheriff's Office immediately issued a nationwide news alert for Ashlee Anne Rose Martinson, 17, and her boyfriend, Ryan Daniel Sisco, 22, both wanted in connection with the case.

Several hours later, Boone County, Indiana, Sheriff's Deputies performed a felony traffic stop on a brown 1999 Chevrolet Silverado pickup truck headed south on Interstate 65 outside of Lebanon, Indiana. Martinson and Sisco were arrested without incident and detained in the Boone County Jail, where they await extradition back to Wisconsin.

School District of Rhinelander Superintendent Kelli Jacobi confirmed to Newswatch 12 this morning that Martinson was a junior enrolled at Rhinelander High School and attended classes last week. Jacobi said Martinson didn't have a record of discipline problems at the school, but she declined to make any further comments at this time.

Stay tuned to Newswatch 12 and WJFW.com for further updates throughout the day as the story develops.

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March 9, 2015 8:25 am

Ashlee Martinson and her boyfriend, Ryan Sisco, are still in custody in Boone County, Indiana. They are awaiting extradition back to Wisconsin. The two were arrested after a felony traffic stop after a Boone County sheriff's deputy found the car driving southbound on Interstate 65. Three local police departments assisted in the stop.The Boone County Sheriff's Office says Martinson and Sisco were arrested without incident-

Updated 8:25 p.m.: Story by Kaitlyn Howe

Ashlee Martinson and Ryan Sisco were found and arrested by police in Boone County, Indiana, traveling in the brown 1999 Chevy Silverado.

Updated 7:30 p.m.: Story by Kaitlyn Howe

On Sunday morning the Oneida County Sheriff's Office received a 911 call from a home in the town of Piehl.

When Deputies arrived on the scene, they found the bodies of one man and one woman, both dead of an apparent homicide.

The Sheriff's office is still looking for 17-year-old Ashlee Anne Rose Martinson, a suspect, and 22-year-old Ryan Daniel Sisco, whom the sheriff's office believes is traveling with Martinson in a 1999 Chevy Silverado with Wisconsin license plate KY6230. Sisco is wanted for questioning at this time.

Martinson is still considered armed and dangerous.

The Oneida County Sheriff's Office found and spoke with Philip Weyers.

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Initial story: Story by Kaitlyn Howe

The Oneida County Sheriff's Office is investigating a homicide.

17-year-old Ashlee Anne Rose Martinson is a suspect.

She is considered armed and dangerous.

24-year-old Philip Andrews Weyers might be traveling with her.

The Sheriff's Office thinks they might also be traveling in a Brown 1999 Chevy Silverado truck with Wisconsin License Plate KY6230.

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