This incident happened a little after 1 a.m. Tuesday morning at 7001 East 85th Terrace where a couple in their 20's along with their 8-month-old child resided.
Two male suspects broke into the home and shot the 24-year-old male and his girlfriend who was reportedly in her middle-20's.
The man died at the scene and the female was taken to a Metro hospital with reportedly critical injuries- it was unknown if the infant was in the house at the time of the shooting.
The couple and the child had only been living at the address for a few months.
Police later identified the victim as 25-year-old Edward Ewing II.
Police also report having the 2 suspects in custody later in the week.
The suspects- 25-year-old Garron T. Briggs and 26-year-old Victor D. Vickers have been chartgee with murdering Mr. Ewing- and shooting Mr. Ewing's girlfriend.