Crime Wash. Mom and 3 Kids Found Dead in Home After Fire, and Husband Who Ran From Scene Is Arrested A motive has not been established for the horrific alleged crime By Chris Harris Chris Harris Twitter Chris Harris has been a senior true crime reporter for PEOPLE since late 2015. An award-winning journalist who has worked for Rolling Stone and MTV News, Chris enjoys prog rock, cycling, Marvel movies, IPAs, and roller coasters. People Editorial Guidelines Published on July 8, 2019 11:52 AM Share Tweet Pin Email Photo: Facebook After extinguishing a trailer fire in Port Angeles, Washington, early Saturday morning, firefighters discovered the bodies of a 34-year mother and her three young children — and now, the woman’s husband is facing a host of criminal charges. PEOPLE confirms Timothy Wetherington, 34, has been taken into custody for his alleged role in the mobile home blaze, charged with one count of first-degree arson and four counts of first-degree murder. Port Angeles Police Department Police in Port Angeles have yet to positively identify the remains recovered from the scorched trailer, but relatives have launched a GoFundMe campaign and named the four dead as Valerie Kambeitz, 34, Lilly Kambeitz, 9, Emma Kambeitz, 6, and Jayden Kambeitz, 5. Authorities have confirmed Valerie and her three children remain unaccounted for. Valerie Kambeitz and family. Facebook “We are shocked and horrified about [what] has happened to our family,” reads the GoFundMe page, which will help cover funeral costs for all four victims. “We can not understand how someone could do this to them.” Police said witnesses spotted Wetherington running from the fire Saturday morning. Investigators at the scene of the fire. Jesse Major/The Peninsula Daily News via AP Wetherington, Valerie’s husband, lived with the family. Investigators did not say whether he is the father of her children. A motive has not been established. Wetherington was found Saturday evening, camped in the woods not far from the crime scene. After questioning, Wetherington was booked into the Clallam County Jail, where he remains without bail. The children. GoFundMe He has yet to enter pleas to the charges he faces, and it was unclear Monday if he had an attorney who could speak on his behalf. • Want to keep up with the latest crime coverage? Click here to get breaking crime news, ongoing trial coverage and details of intriguing unsolved cases in the True Crime Newsletter. KIRO reports that Wetherington is a Level III sex offender, with previous convictions for child molestation and burglary with sexual motivation. The scene of the fire. Keith Thorpe/The Peninsula Daily News via AP The station also notes a vigil is planned for the family Monday at the Port Angeles City Pier at 5 p.m. Anyone with information relevant to this case is asked to call (360) 452-4545.