Mom and son die in suspicious fire
A mother and son were killed after a firebombing at a home on Detroit east side.
DETROIT (WXYZ) - A mother and her teen son are dead this morning following a possible overnight firebombing on Detroit's northeast side.
The 49-year-old mother's body was found in the front room of a home on the 20-thousand block of Spencer. That's near Van Dyke and Outer Drive on the city's northeast side.
Her 16-year-old son was transported to Detroit Receiving Hospital in critical condition where he later died.
Police say they are questioning a family member who says he arrived home to find the fire burning. The man wasn't wearing a shirt or shoes.
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