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Two Children And Their Mother Shot To Death In Denver

By: KKTV/KCNC
By: KKTV/KCNC

Two children were killed Wednesday morning in a shooting at a northeast Denver home, which also claimed their mother’s life and left their sister critically injured.

The shooting left two children, Nevaeh and Eric, and their mother, Mayra Perez, dead.

Another child, Isabelle, survived and was rushed to the hospital. That child was listed in critical condition after surgery on Wednesday afternoon.

Police say this appears to have been an isolated shooting and there's no indication a shooter is still on the loose.

There's no information available about a possible motive for the shootings.

Friends and family of the victims gathered Wednesday evening for a vigil in their honor.

Neighbors say the family moved in about six months ago.


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