The Mercer County Prosecutor’s Office are investigating the circumstances behind a shooting that killed two children inside a home in Trenton Tuesday night.
According to a preliminary investigation, the incident occurred at approximately 10:30 p.m. in the 200 block of Mulberry Street.
Mercer County officials said the suspects fired multiple rounds into the second floor of the house then ran from the scene.
Officials said two siblings, an eight-year-old boy and a 16-year-old boy, were struck by bullets and pronounced dead at the scene.
The motive for the shooting is under investigation and the suspects remained at-large.