Man arrested after women ages 59 and 82 found dead in California home
KTLA / Ventura County
Detectives determined that the victims had been killed and identified Shawn Shirck, 25, as the suspect in their killing, according to a sheriff's news release.

By Nouran Salahieh, KTLA

VENTURA COUNTY, Calif. (KTLA) -- A man was arrested Saturday after two women were found dead inside a home in the Ojai area near Oak View, the Ventura County Sheriff's Office said.

After receiving a call about a woman not breathing, deputies responded to the 100 block of Valley Ridge Drive at about 11:40 a.m. and found two women dead inside the home, authorities said.

Detectives determined that the victims had been killed and identified Shawn Shirck, 25, as the suspect in their killing, according to a sheriff's news release.

Shirck was found and arrested shortly before 6 p.m. in the 600 block of N. Ventura Avenue in Oak View, just a short drive away from the scene, the Sheriff's Office said.

He was booked into a Ventura jail on two felony counts of murder and his bail was set at more than $1 million, according to county inmate records.

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