Ogema, MN-Authorities have identified three people found dead in northwestern Minnesota as a mother and her two young children.
The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension on Wednesday said 28 year old Emma LaRoque fatally shot herself at their rural home in Ogema in Becker County before killing her two sons. They are identified as 4 year old Frederick York and 9 year old Shane Woods.
Their bodies were found Monday at their home off Highway 34.
LaRoque is the daughter of White Earth Indian Reservation Police Chief and Public Safety Director Mike LaRoque.
It is not clear what motivated LaRoque to kill her children and herself.