District attorney: Couple arrested in relation to boy’s disappearance 10 years ago

Colton Clark disappeared in 2006.

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SEMINOLE, Okla. – Authorities say they may be close to solving a cold case that has puzzled investigators for nearly 10 years.

On April 20, 2006, police say 9-year-old Colton Clark disappeared from his Seminole home.

He was reported missing by his foster mother and aunt, Rebecca Clark.

Rescue crews and authorities searched for days around the Clark’s property, but never found any signs of Colton.

In September of 2015, the case was reopened by the Seminole County Sheriff’s Office and the Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigations.

On Friday, the Seminole County district attorney announced that Rex and Rebecca Clark were arrested in connection with Colton’s disappearance.

Rex Clark
Rex Clark
Rebecca Clark, Pic from Seminole County Sheriff's Department
Rebecca Clark, Pic from Seminole County Sheriff’s Department

Right now, a search for Colton’s remains is underway in rural Seminole County.

Officials searching a property in Seminole County
Officials searching a property in Seminole County



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