Vigil held for daughter Jana Randolph, mother Ida Randolph killed in Valentine Avenue home

Police have arrested and charged three people in connection with the double homicide.

Police have arrested and charged three people in connection with the double homicide. (10/7/13)

THE BRONX - Loved ones gathered for a candlelight vigil to mourn a mother and daughter who were murdered in their Bronx home last week.

Jana Randolph and her 55-year-old mother Ida Randolph were remembered outside the Performance Conservatory High School Sunday night, where the 21-year-old victim had once been a student.

Police say they have made three arrests in the double homicide, including Jana Randolph's ex-boyfriend, 23-year-old Andrew Scott. His alleged accomplices, 26-year-old Joshua Lopez and 23-year-old Brittney Austin, are also in custody.

All three suspects are charged with two counts of murder, robbery and criminal possession of a weapon, and are being held without bail.

Those who attended the vigil say both women were always welcoming and full of laughter.
 

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