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Report of gunshots leads to discovery of 2 dead in Mesa home

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Posted at 6:43 AM, Aug 29, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-29 11:12:38-04

MESA, Ariz. (AP) - Mesa police say a woman and her 10-year-old son were fatally shot in a mobile home and that it appears multiple shots were fired into the home from outside.

Police found the bodies around 3 a.m. Thursday when officers responded to reports of shots fired in the mobile home park.

Police said at least eight people were sleeping in the mobile home and that only the woman and her son were injured.

According to police, the other people inside the mobile home included children and investigators were trying to get a description of the shooter.

No additional information on circumstances of the incident were released.

The mobile home park is near Mesa Drive and McKellips Road.