Mother, son found stabbed to death in north city; relative in custody

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ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- Police are investigating after a mother and her 16-year-old son were found stabbed to death on the city's north side. It happened Tuesday morning at a home in the 3900 block of St. Ferdinand Avenue near The Ville neighborhood.

Both victims were found after the boy's uncle stopped by the house to check on the family. A third person, believed to be the woman's 22-year-old son, was also in the home. He has been taken into custody.

This is a developing story. FOX 2 will keep you updated as details become available.

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