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Boy killed in suspected murder-suicide

The boy and a 48-year-old man were found dead inside a Lone Tree apartment following a welfare check.
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LONE TREE, Colo. —  A juvenile boy was killed in an incident in Lone Tree last weekend that police are investigating as a murder-suicide, according to the Lone Tree Police Department (LTPD).

Officers with LTPD responded to the Contour 39 Apartments, located at 9045 Yosemite Street for a welfare check around 2:30 a.m. on Sept. 21.

They found the bodies of Anthony Tesoriero, 48, and a juvenile boy inside an apartment.

The cause and manner of death won't be released until the final autopsy reports are complete, however, LTPD is investigating the incident as a murder-suicide. 

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