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Buckeye Police investigating after boy killed, woman stabbed Friday afternoon

Police investigating double shooting in Buckeye
Posted at 5:52 PM, Dec 15, 2017
and last updated 2017-12-18 18:22:27-05

Police are investigating after a 2-year-old boy was shot and killed in a Buckeye neighborhood Friday afternoon.  

Air15 video showed multiple emergency units and patrol cars staged outside a home near Yuma and Watson roads around 4:30 p.m. 

Buckeye police confirmed Sunday that a 2-year-old boy was found with a gunshot wound and pronounced dead at the scene by rescue crews. 

Det. Tamela Skaggs on Sunday said the boy's 26-year-old mother was taken to the hospital with multiple stab wounds.

The woman's name has not been released. Officials say she is still at the hospital and is considered a person of interest in the case. 

Skaggs said police are not searching for any suspects in connection with the incident. 

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