Investigators made a disturbing discovery at a Texas home after school officials raised concerns, according to police.
At the end of school on Tuesday, November 14, a child Leaving to wait for the ride home The Houston Police Department said in a news release that this situation has never happened.
this The child is 8 years oldofficials told KPRC.
When staff noticed no one was coming to arrest the student, Houston Independent School District officers went to the parents’ home on the city’s southwest side “without success,” according to investigators.
Around 8 p.m., Houston police officers arrived at the home and decided to enter because The situation seems “dangerous”“, KTRK reports.
Police found a man and a woman dead inside, the news release said.
The woman was lying on the restaurant floor suffering blunt force trauma to her neck, according to police. Police found the man’s body in another room of the house.
Investigations are ongoing but police believe the man and woman likely died murder-suicideThe department is represented on X (formerly Twitter).
The child is in the custody of Harris County Child Protective Services, the release said.