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Double Homicide Victims Identified

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    Mother, Son Killed in Their Home

    A mother and son were found slain inside their Prince George's County, Md., home. (Published Thursday, Aug. 4, 2011)

    Police are investigating a double homicide in the 11800 block of Hickory Drive in Fort Washington, Md.

    Police identified the victims as Patricia Mercer Harris, 56, and Frank Harris, Jr., 20. Both suffered multiple gunshot wounds.

    Investigators are still working to determine a motive and suspect in the case.

    Officials said police received a call from inside the home at about 4:30 a.m.  When police responded, they found the bodies of two people on the main floor of the home. 

    Raw Video: Fort Washington Double Homicide

    [DC] Raw Video: Fort Washington Double Homicide
    View video from the scene of the double homicide in Fort Washington, Md.
    (Published Thursday, Aug. 4, 2011)

    Investigators said another resident, the person who called 911, was detained for questioning but has not been developed as a suspect.

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