Child found alone with dead couple, suspects sought in Parks Twp. shootings
Police are searching for suspects after a toddler was found unharmed with two deceased adults in the Pleasant View neighborhood of Parks Township, according to Armstrong County officials.
District Attorney Scott Andreassi said a relative found the bodies and the child about 3:30 p.m. inside a home in the 1000 block of West Fifth Street before calling 911.
Andreassi would not say whether the child, who was found in a crib, was present when the deaths occurred or if the child is related to the victims.
The Armstrong County Coroner's Office identified the victims as Dawayne Klingensmith, 29, and Heather Swiklinski, 22, both of North Vandergrift, according to Tribune-Review news partner WPXI-TV.
They were pronounced dead at the scene and their deaths are being treated as homicides.
Investigators said gunshots were fired and weapons were found at the scene, according to WPXI. State police, which are leading the investigation, are searching for a suspect bud did not provide additional details.
Andreassi said police obtained a search warrant for the property.