Victims found shot inside the National Hall building.
By H. Nelson Goodson
Hispanic News Network U.S.A.
March 4, 2016
Milwaukee, WI – Hermelinda Sierra de Arvelo, 45, and her son, Arturo Arvelo, 12, have died after Milwaukee police found them inside a building shot at the National Hall, 939 W. National Ave. Police investigating the two deaths as homicides. The bodies were found in the basement.
Police say the woman’s husband, Miguel Arvelo came home and found his wife and son suffering from gunshot wounds around 11:20 a.m. on Saturday and called police. Both victims died at the scene, police reported.
The 41-year-old stepdaughter of Sierra de Arvelo was later found with a fatal self-inflicted gunshot wound at McKinley Marina around 12:45 p.m. She was the suspected shooter, according to police.
Family members say, the deceased female suspect had a history of mental illness.