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Valley Park man stabs wife, then self in murder-suicide, police say

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Two people were found dead of an apparent murder-suicide in Valley Park. Two people were found dead of an apparent murder-suicide in Valley Park.

ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOV.com) -- The victims in a Valley Park murder-suicide were identified Tuesday afternoon.

The victims have been identified as James Delao, 50, and Kimberly Delao, 46. Police believe James stabbed Kimberly and then stabbed himself at their home in 100 block of Carnegie Court late Saturday night or early Sunday morning.

Authorities said the Valley Park School District called 911 Monday morning when their 6-year-old son did not show up for school.

When officers arrived, the 6-year-old boy met them at them the door. Officers then found the bodies of both parents. 

The child was not hurt.

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