UPDATE 3/25 8 a.m.
The Sheriff’s Department has not released any additional details about the shooting, and despite a call requesting confirmation, the coroner’s office has not released the victim’s names yet. But friends of the victims have said they are Renee Neper Metcalf, 62, and Christy Pratt McKissic, 33.
A GoFundMe site to help McKissic’s daughter can be found at https://www.gofundme.com/loving-memory-of-christy-and-renee
Z107.7 News has confirmed that the Sheriff’s Department Homicide detectives have been called to investigate two dead bodies in Twentynine Palms. Just after midnight Friday morning, deputies were sent to the 7700 block of Bedouin Avenue, in the Hanson Tract area, in response to a call of shots fired. Z1077 will update this story when we have more information.