3 arrests made in Valentine Ave. double-homicide

Police now have three suspects in custody in connection to the murders of a mother and daughter last week in the Bronx. Ida Randolph and

Ida Randolph and her daughter Jana were found dead in their apartment Thursday night.

Ida Randolph and her daughter Jana were found dead in their apartment Thursday night. (10/6/13)

THE BRONX - Police now have three suspects in custody in connection to the murders of a mother and daughter last week in the Bronx.

Andrew Scott, 23, has been charged with two counts of murder after police say he killed his ex-girlfriend, 21-year-old Jana Randolph, and her 55-year-old mother Ida last week.

Joshua Lopez, 26, and Brittney Austin, 23, have also been arrested. They face charges of second-degree murder, robbery and criminal possession of a weapon.

The two women were found dead Thursday night in their apartment at 2794 Valentine Ave. by a family member who had gone to check on them. The medical examiner concluded both women died of blunt trauma to the head.

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