A couple was shot in killed in a bed in a Philadelphia home early Monday, a 5-year-old child who was in bed with them wasn't injured.
Philadelphia police officers arrived to the home on Hill Creek Drive -- not far from Adams and Rising Sun avenues -- around 12:50 a.m. to find a man and a woman shot in a bed on the second floor, Philadelphia Police Chief Inspector Scott Small said.
Medics pronounced both 24-year-olds dead a short time later. They were later identified as Jehesel Garcia and Steven Williams.
A 5-year-old child who was in bed with the couple, wasn't hurt. Investigators believed the child is the couple's, Small said.
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At least eight shots were fired, police said. Family members heard the gunshots, found the couple and then called 911, Small said.
Investigators said that the gunman could have accessed a first-floor window, which was found open. Nothing inside the home appeared to be ransacked, so police don't believe it was a robbery.
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