The children, a boy and a girl, were each under 5 years old. Both the children are believed to have been shot while they were sleeping. The mother was also shot while in bed, according to the sheriff’s department.
There is no known motive for the shootings, and investigators say a background check of the home showed that there had been no previous problems at the residence.
This is a breaking news story and will be updated as soon as we learn more details.
Triple homicide-suicide in the 5700 block of 209th ST E. Deceased are two toddlers under 5 years old and their mother. Suspect is father who committed suicide after calling 911 and stating he was responsible for homicides. Transitioning from SWAT operations to investigations.
Information from: KOMO News