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Man charged with murders of mother, stepfather in Waco

The 25-year-old suspect was charged with Capital Murder.

WACO, Texas — Editor's Note: The attached video was from before the suspect had been identified.

Waco police arrested a man Sunday night in connection to the deaths of his mother and stepfather.

Matias Maltos-Saucedo, 25, was charged with Capital Murder. Police said he killed his mother Felipa Martinez, 59, and stepfather Antonio Martinez, 70 at a home in the 2100 block of Clay Ave.

Police said they arrived at the home around 7:15 p.m. to find the woman unconscious and covered in blood. Officers tried to save her but she later died at the hospital. They said the man died at the scene.

Maltos-Saucedo was arrested at the scene.

Police said these are the first and second murders of 2023.

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