x
Breaking News
More () »

PCSO: Woman, 6-year-old found dead in San Tan Valley home

The Sheriff's Office was responding to a call regarding a "suicidal subject" before discovering the deceased woman and child.

SAN TAN VALLEY, Ariz. — A woman and child were found dead Monday afternoon in a San Tan Valley home, authorities said. 

The Pinal County Sheriff's Office had been dispatched to respond to a report of a "suicidal subject" at a residence near Castlegate Boulevard and Simonton Boulevard. Upon arrival, deputies discovered the bodies of a 43-year-old woman and a 6-year-old boy.

PCSO said medical examiners will determine how the woman and child died. Deputies are not searching for any outstanding suspects in relation to this incident, PCSO added.

The agency did not disclose the relationship between the woman and child, nor their identities.

RELATED: Teen identified as victim in deadly bus crash near Arizona-New Mexico border

RELATED: School crossing guard dies after hit by car in southern Arizona

Up to Speed

Catch up on the latest news and stories on our 12 News YouTube playlist here.

More ways to get 12News 

On your phone: Download the 12News app for the latest local breaking news straight to your phone.  

On your streaming device: Download 12News+ to your streaming device  

The free 12News+ app from 12News lets users stream live events — including daily newscasts like "Today in AZ" and "12 News" and our daily lifestyle program, "Arizona Midday"—on Roku and Amazon Fire TV.  

12News+ showcases live video throughout the day for breaking news, local news, weather and even an occasional moment of Zen showcasing breathtaking sights from across Arizona. 

On social media: Find us on FacebookTwitterInstagram and YouTube. 

>> Download the 12News app for the latest local breaking news straight to your phone. 

Before You Leave, Check This Out