Mobile Police are asking the public for information about a double homicide that occurred this afternoon at Vaughn Photography on North Florida Street.
According to public information officer Ashley Rains, a 911 call was received around 4 p.m. alerting authorities about two deceased at the business. Authorities have confirmed one female victim and one male victim, but have not released their names at this time.
It’s also still unclear what the cause of death was.
“We do want the public to know that we don’ t believe this is a random act of violence or a robbery attempt to take or steal any property, but we are following active leads at this time,” Rains said. “We want to let the public know they don’t need to fear for their safety, however, we are asking the public for help with this investigation.”
Rains asked anyone with information about the homicides or who was near Vaughn Photography around 4 p.m. today to contact the Mobile Police Department at 251-208-7211 or CrimeStoppers at 251-208-7000.