Mother, 2-year-old die in murder-suicide, police say

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Prince George’s County, MD — Police are investigating a domestic-related murder/suicide in Landover. The victim is 2-year-old Joseph Wang of Gumper Court in Glen Burnie. The suspect is 34-year-old Yu Song of the 400 block of Gumper Court in Glen Burnie. The suspect is the victim’s mother.

On November 25th, at about 10:00 pm, a family member called 911 asking officers to conduct a welfare check at a home in the 1700 block of Countrywood Court. When the officers arrived, they found the suspect and victim inside of a townhouse. Both were pronounced dead on the scene. The suspect and victim died of asphyxiation.

Investigators believe the mother killed her young son then took her own life.

The motive is under investigation.