Police: Mother kills two children, jumps from interstate in doub - News, Weather, Sports, Toledo, OH

Police: Mother kills two children, jumps from interstate in double murder-suicide

(John Sparks/WBTV) (John Sparks/WBTV)
(John Sparks/WBTV) (John Sparks/WBTV)
(John Sparks/WBTV) (John Sparks/WBTV)
CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) -

A mother allegedly killed her two children then herself in a double murder-suicide in northwest Charlotte Saturday, according to police.

According to the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department, the incident happened in the 2100 block of Sebastiani Drive.

Officials say the mother, 34-year-old Christina Treadway, reportedly assaulted her 3 year-old-daughter, Iliyah Miller, and 7-year old son, Isaiah Miller, earlier Saturday then killed herself by jumping off of a bridge on Interstate 485. 

The children were both taken to Carolinas Medical Center where they were pronounced dead. 

A part of I-485 outer was closed for some time Saturday due to police investigating this incident. At the time of the closure, the information of the murder-suicide had not been released.

PREVIOUS STORY: Part of I-485 Outer reopened after incident in northwest Charlotte

Police say they have never been called out to this home before and no one else was inside the residence when officers arrived.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call 704-432-TIPS and speak directly to a Homicide Unit Detective or Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600.

This is an ongoing, active investigation and no further information has been released.

Copyright 2018 WBTV. All rights reserved.

  • Headlines from Lucas, Wood, Ottawa, Fulton & Monroe CountiesNewsMore>>

  • Sewer lines being installed for Erie Township homes

    Sewer lines being installed for Erie Township homes

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 5:01 PM EDT2018-04-24 21:01:56 GMT
    (Source: WTOL)(Source: WTOL)
    (Source: WTOL)(Source: WTOL)

    The upgrades are necessary, not only to work towards improving Lake Erie water quality, but to ensure that the community can maintain for future economic and development growth.

    More >>

    The upgrades are necessary, not only to work towards improving Lake Erie water quality, but to ensure that the community can maintain for future economic and development growth.

    More >>
  • Seasonal allergies can be detrimental to your kids

    Seasonal allergies can be detrimental to your kids

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 4:52 PM EDT2018-04-24 20:52:18 GMT

    If you’re hearing sneezing and sniffling in your home, you’re not alone. Allergy season is here and doctors say the abrupt season change from winter to spring isn’t helping the cause. “This year it's been a little bit postponed because of our weather here in Ohio and it has to do you know with the pollen and the environmental allergens increasing more as spring comes to be,” said Dr. Tanya Baldwin, a family medicine doctor at Mercy. She said diagnosing ...

    More >>

    If you’re hearing sneezing and sniffling in your home, you’re not alone. Allergy season is here and doctors say the abrupt season change from winter to spring isn’t helping the cause. “This year it's been a little bit postponed because of our weather here in Ohio and it has to do you know with the pollen and the environmental allergens increasing more as spring comes to be,” said Dr. Tanya Baldwin, a family medicine doctor at Mercy. She said diagnosing ...

    More >>
  • Wetlands restoration work to begin this fall in Port Clinton

    Wetlands restoration work to begin this fall in Port Clinton

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 4:51 PM EDT2018-04-24 20:51:47 GMT
    (Source: WTOL)(Source: WTOL)
    (Source: WTOL)(Source: WTOL)

    The 12 acre wetlands area between Port Clinton's Derby Pond and the Lakeview Park Beach will be the site of heavy restoration efforts this fall.

    More >>

    The 12 acre wetlands area between Port Clinton's Derby Pond and the Lakeview Park Beach will be the site of heavy restoration efforts this fall.

    More >>
Powered by Frankly