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Police: 2 teens found dead in car on night before graduation

Posted at 12:01 PM, Jun 06, 2017
and last updated 2017-06-06 17:24:48-04

Two teens were found dead in a car in the Maryland suburbs of Washington on the night before their high school graduation.

Montgomery County police identified the teens Tuesday as 17-year-old Shadi Adi Najjar and 18-year-old Artem Ziberov. County schools officials say the Germantown teens were scheduled to graduate Tuesday from Northwest High School.

Police say a 911 caller reported the sound of shots fired in Montgomery Village on Monday night. Responding officers found the teens with apparent gunshot wounds in a car. Police say both died on the scene.