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Virginia mother, child found murdered in home

Posted at 2:19 PM, Mar 14, 2016
and last updated 2016-03-14 14:57:01-04

GALAX, Va. -- The deaths of a Virginia mother and her 21-month-old daughter have been ruled a homicide by the Medical Examiner, according to a report by WGHP.  Alyssa "Aly" Kenny, 28, and her daughter Anastasia were found murdered in their Galax, Virginia home on March 10.

Alyssa "Aly" Kenny and her daughter Anastasia

Alyssa "Aly" Kenny and her daughter Anastasia

Galax Police Chief Rick Clark would not comment on whether weapons were found at the home, nor where the mother and daughter were found.

While no one has been arrested for the murders, investigators told WGHP they do have a person of interest in the case.

Anyone with information was asked to call police at 276-236-8101.

The town of Galax is located off Interstate 77, near the Virginia-North Carolina line.