Irvine, CA (Aug. 25, 2016): This is an update to the earlier press release.
Arriving Irvine Police Department (IPD) officers located a female and male who were deceased from apparent gunshot wounds. The pair were identified as Polly Chao Yau, 64, and her son Ryan Cj Yau, 27.
Evidence at the scene suggests that the son shot his mother, and then turned the gun on himself. IPD detectives have recovered a handgun in close proximity of the scene. There were no other injuries reported.