All three brothers are charged with two counts of possessing child pornography.Thomas pleaded not guilty while Charles was referred to a hospital for mental evaluation before his plea is entered.Emery's two older brothers, Charles, 82, who court papers say is suffering from severe dementia, and Thomas, 80, both appeared in court before Judge Sean O'Donnell.
It is hilly and wooded and difficult going,' he said.
Police with cadaver dogs have been combing 14 acres of property in Shelton, Washington, that was owned by the brothers' elder sibling Donald, who died last fall, aged 85.
They are looking to see if the brothers may be connected to the case of 10-year-old Lindsey Baum, who disappeared from her home, a half-hour drive from the Sheldon property, in 2009 - or other missing person cases.'It's very clear that these three individuals have an obsession with young female children,' Capt.
The youngest of the three suspected penny loafer perverts failed to appear in court on Thursday with attorneys saying he has been moved to the hospital with mental problems.
Edwin Emery, 78, is now at Seattle's Harborview Medical Center, a judge in King County Superior Court was told.