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Suspect fatally shoots ex-girlfriend & 4-year-old son before killing himself in grisly murder-suicide: Reports

A California man is believed to have killed his ex-girlfriend and their 4-year-old son on Thursday before taking his own life.

According to the Vallejo Times-Herald, officers who responded to the intersection of Lewis Brown Road and B.W. Williams Drive in North Vallejo on Thursday night found a 26-year-old woman dead with at least one gunshot wound. After learning the woman had a son, officers went to a residence in North Vallejo — where they reportedly also found the boy shot to death.

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Jacoby Brandon Brooks, 25, was reportedly found dead of a self-inflicted gunshot wound near the residence. Multiple reports have identified him as the woman’s ex-boyfriend and the 4-year-old boy’s father.

While authorities haven’t disclosed the two victims’ names, California-based rapper Nef the Pharaoh said they were his sister and nephew in an Instagram post.

Authorities have not yet commended on a motive in the apparent double murder-suicide.

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