Visitation to be held for murdered twins

MECHANICSVILLE, VA (WWBT) - The community is invited to a visitation for the twin girls killed in Mechanicsville Thursday night.

Three year-olds Madison and Caroline King died from a combination of carbon monoxide poisoning and cuts to their throats from their father, in a murder-suicide.

Thursday night's visitation is from 5:00 to 8:00 at the Monaghan Funeral Home on Creighton Parkway in Mechanicsville. Their funeral is Friday morning.

The family suggests that memorial contributions be made to the Cherub Pre-school in lieu of flowers.

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