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UPDATE: Teen Boy Found "Unresponsive" in North Forsyth County, Two Arrested

A 15-year-old boy was found "unresponsive" in the backyard of a north Forsyth County home Monday morning and two adults have been arrested.

UPDATE: Nov. 29, 12:20 p.m. (mug shots, suspects remain in custody)

is investigating the death of a 15-year-old boy who was found unconscious in the backyard of a Gainesville home Monday morning.

According to Major Dan Jagoe of the Criminal Investigations Division, authorities responded to a 911 call at a home on Walnut Cove Court located in the northern part of the county. The caller stated the young man was laying in the backyard and was unresponsive.

Jagoe said in a new release that the teen boy was spending the night at the home of a friend when he was found unconscious. Following a search warrant of the home, which was found in "deplorable conditions," authorities arrested two adults.

Robert Lancaster, 46, of 9035 Walnut Cove Court in Gainesville and his wife, Laura Lancaster, 52, of the same address, were taken into custody and charged with second-degree cruelty to children on Monday, Nov. 28.

The charges are a result based on the conditions inside the home said Jagoe. Investigators discovered dead animals, feces, bugs, trash and other debris inside.

The Lancasters remain at the with no bond at this time. They are scheduled to see a Magistrate Judge on Wednesday, Nov. 30, according to Capt. Tim House of the FCSO.

The teen boy, whose name has not been released, was transported by ambulance to  where he was pronounced dead. An autopsy is being performed by the Georgia Bureau of Investigation Crime Lab in Decatur to find out how he died.

The investigation into the cause of death is ongoing.

D December 01, 2011 at 01:31 AM
The house was MORE than just dirty it was FILTHY. This is more than just kids not cleaning up after themselves. It is very apparent that the parents do not take care of what they own. Kids should not have to live in the city dump. Has anyone caught on to the fact that the parents left minor children at home ALONE for the Thanksgiving weekend. They were off having fun while thier children lived in filth and who knows what they had to eat. This family has money so hiring someone to clean or someone to take care of thier children is not a problem, they just dont care.
D December 01, 2011 at 01:34 AM
MINOR children were left ALONE--also there were no rules in the house for self respect or respect of what your parents worked hard for to give you. How are the kids to have respect for rules of no drugs. I too knew the family and mom is definatly mentally ill. Dad worked hard and they could afford to have someone clean that house instead they let thier kids live in filth.
Miranda Serwitz December 01, 2011 at 01:31 PM
Who was your son? I was a friend too. We all miss him so much. And I hope everyone that is insulting Trey and the Lancaster's stop and realise how badly everyone is greiving.
elizabeth hardin February 29, 2012 at 10:13 PM
i knew the kid and his friend and i miss him alot his name was trey
elizabeth hardin February 29, 2012 at 10:16 PM
ok yall need 2 stop i know the kid i miss him alot his name was trey and yall r not realising the point

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