Skip to Content

2 children found dead, mother critically injured at Phoenix apartment

(KYMA, KECY/CNN) - Phoenix Police are investigating after 2 children were found dead in a Phoenix apartment Wednesday night and their mother was critically injured.

A police spokesman said it was an aggravated assault incident.

However, it was not obvious how the children died. Investigators believe the children's father called 911.

He is now in police custody and cooperating with investigators.

Police are not calling him a suspect at this time.

Article Topic Follows: Arizona News
Author Profile Photo

Dominique Newland

Dominique joined KYMA in June 2019 as a Sunrise anchor. She was born in New Jersey but raised in Carmel, Indiana.

You can reach her at



KYMA KECY is committed to providing a forum for civil and constructive conversation.

Please keep your comments respectful and relevant. You can review our Community Guidelines by clicking here

If you would like to share a story idea, please submit it here.

Skip to content