"The two children, both females, both hers," said Captain Paul Kifer with the Hagerstown Police Department. "One was six months old, one was 18 months old."
Officials say the mother inside has been identified as a 32-year-old woman, originally from
"That's what the detectives are really focusing in on right now, is trying to locate the family and try to patch in some of the whereabouts where she was yesterday prior to when she pulled onto the parking lot," Kifer said.
As we've reported, officials responded to the parking lot at the school around Monday, after a teacher at the school notified police about a woman and two children unresponsive inside a car.
"It's very possible that it was just a heat-related death," Kifer said. "But we're not closing out anything right now."
Police said there was no indication the woman caused her own death, or the death of her two children. They say no suspicious items, such as pills or drugs, were discovered in the SUV.
Officers say currently there's no indication why she would be in the west side of
According to police, the mother bought an item at a Hagerstown Walmart on Monday and they're working to track it down. Police did not specify what the item was.
The children's father currently lives in
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