Woman, Grandson Found Slain In Central Texas Home

A woman and her toddler grandson have been found slain in a rural Central Texas home.

(KBTX-TV photo)

HUNTSVILLE (July 25, 2013)--A woman and her 18-month-old grandson have been found slain in a rural home in Walker County near Huntsville.

No arrests have been made, the Texas Department of Public Safety said.

Deputies responded Wednesday afternoon to an emergency call about two bodies in a residence.

The DPS said the woman's husband called 911.

Investigators have not provided further details on how the bodies were found or possible causes of death.

The victims victims were identified as Shanta Faye Crawford, 55, and 18-month-old Aiyden Benjamin Lewis.

KBTX-TV in Bryan quoted family friends as saying the woman was an active church member.

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