RPD Update: Officers Say Shooting Leaves Two Dead In Murder Suicide

A tragedy occurred in East Redding Tuesday morning as an apparent murder-suicide was heard through the wall by the teenage son of the victims. A little after 10AM a 16-year-old boy called 9-1-1 from outside his home at the west end of Del Moll Drive off Churn Creek Road. He said he had awakened to his parents screaming at each other in their bedroom, and then he heard two gunshots, followed by silence. Redding Police responded and found the man and woman dead. Immediate family members have been contacted and interviewed. No names have been released.