LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — A mother and her teenage son are dead in an apparent murder-suicide in northeast Las Vegas, according to Las Vegas Metropolitan police.

Police said a citizen reported finding the woman and her 15-year-old son unresponsive Wednesday at 7:45 p.m.

According to police, the investigation indicates that the woman, Marcella Scott, 37, shot and killed her son, Marcello Santos, before taking her own life.

Both were pronounced dead at the home which was located in the 3800 block of Via Lucia Drive, near E. Alexander and N. Pecos roads.