OGDEN, Utah (ABC4 News) – A mother and her daughter are dead after an apparent murder-suicide in Ogden.
Police have identified the deceased as Maria Villalobos, 63, and Bianca Villalobos, 31.
“We don’t have any previous police contact that indicates criminal activity,” said Major Crimes Lt. Brian Eynon of the Ogden Police Department. “Something must have gone wrong today.”
The women were found around 2 a.m. Tuesday after police were asked to conduct a welfare check.
“One of the individuals didn’t report for work,” said Lt. Eynon. “So that was a cause for concern.”
ABC4 confirmed that Maria owned a hair removal business in Layton called Wax it by Isabel. Isabel is Maria’s middle name.
Neighboring business owners didn’t want to go on camera but were distraught over the news of her death
Police aren’t saying who shot whom, and the investigation into what happened is ongoing.