Youngstown police identify victims of suspected murder-suicide

Police are investigating and haven't said who was responsible for the deaths

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YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WYTV) – Police have identified the victims of what appears to be a murder-suicide in Youngstown over the weekend.

Police said 43-year-old Bianca Arter and her son, 17-year-old Javier Arter were found dead in their home in the 2100 block of Volney Road on Saturday.

Police are investigating and detectives say they are waiting for information from the Mahoning County Coroner’s Office.

At this point, they cannot say which person fired the fatal shots.