Early morning shooting victims names released

On Tuesday, July 14, 2020, at around 1:51 AM, officers with the Topeka Police Department were dispatched to a report of a shooting in the 500 block of SW 5th Street.

Officers located two victims inside a residence with apparent gunshot wounds. Both victims were unfortunately found to be deceased.

The deceased have been identified as Crystal D. Andrews, 37 of Topeka, and Mercedes M. Holford, 13 of Topeka. 

The investigation is ongoing.