ARLINGTON A small memorial has appeared outside an Arlington apartment where a woman and her young son were were found dead on Sunday.

Neighbors set out flowers and toys at the Presidents Corner apartments in honor of Mechelle Gandy and her one-year-old son Asher.

Investigators said someone stabbed Gandy several times, then set a fire to cover up the crime.

The baby's body was so severely burned that his cause of death has not yet been determined.

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