PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Police are investigating a deadly double shooting in Philadelphia’s Lawncrest section. It happened around 1 a.m. Monday on the 500 block of West Hill Creek Drive.Family Holds Balloon Release For 'Gentle Soul' 17-Year-Old Nasir Muhammad, Gunned Down In Front Of Mom's Home
Police say the victims, a man and a woman, were found in a bedroom.
They say a young child was next to one of the victims.READ MORE: More Than 800 Baby Turtles Safe In Stockton University's Care Thanks To Quick Thinking, Little Innovation
“In the room where the two victims were shot and killed, there was a 5-year-old child in bed with the deceased male,” Philadelphia Police Chief Insp. Scott Small said. “And that 5-year-old child, fortunately, very luckily, was not injured at all.”
The child is now with other family members.
There’s no word yet on a motive and so far no arrests.MORE NEWS: 'Mom-And-Pop Bakeries Are Dying': Homemade Goodies By Roz May Have To Close Due To Worker Shortage
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