RANCHO CUCAMONGA (CBSLA) — Authorities on Sunday continued to investigate the circumstances surrounding the deaths of two people who were found inside a home in Rancho Cucamonga. A third person has been hospitalized.
Deputies responded to the home in the 6800 block of Bergano Place around 3 a.m. following a report of an unknown problem inside the home.READ MORE: Double Shooting In Downtown Long Beach Leaves 1 Dead, 1 Injured
The questions surrounding what happened leave neighbors very uneasy, including one man who heard a frightening scream just before police arrived.
It was more like a tortured kind of scream,” said Joe Castillo, a neighbor. “I thought I was dreaming but couldn’t wake up.”
When investigators arrived, they located two individuals who had died. One was an adult female, and the second was a child.READ MORE: 'Dating Game Killer' Rodney Alcala Dies Of Natural Causes While On Death Row
“To find out that it was the little girl that was killed, that really was upsetting,” said Marissa Keck, a neighbor. “It’s a lot to take in right now.”
A third victim, described as a woman, has been hospitalized but is expected to survive.
The victims have not been identified.
No further details were immediately available. An investigation is underway.MORE NEWS: Santa Monica-Based Activision Blizzard Sued Over Harassment