Update: Teen Son Arrested In GA. Deputy Shooting

By  | 

Lawrenceville, GA. (AP) A police spokeswoman in Georgia says authorities have charged the 17-year-old son of a sheriff's deputy with killing her and his two sisters.

The spokeswoman identifies the son as Anthony Terrell. She says he is being held in the shooting deaths of Gwinnett County Sheriff's deputy Joy Deleston and her two daughters, ages 4 and 11.

The motive is still under investigation.

Authorities found the three dead last night at their home near Lawrenceville. The 17-year-old arrived at the house shortly afterward.