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8-year-old boy accused of killing his father

An 8-year-old boy has been charged with killing his father and father's friend on Wednesday in St.Johns, Ariz., according to the White Mountain Independent.

The boy was charged with the two homicides and is currently being held at the Apache County Juvenile Detention Center.

An AP article reported that Vincent Romero, 29, and Timothy Romans, 39, were found dead inside Romero's home, one at the entrance and one in an upstairs room.

"Everybody knows them because there's like 100 of them," said Marybeth Ellsworth, who played the piano at Romero's wedding in September. "They're very well-liked in the community." - the AP article said.