Kokomo Fire Victims Identified

Two young sisters who died in a fire at their Kokomo home on Christmas Eve morning and a man who died in a fire in his home Christmas Day have been identified by local authorities.

12-year old Alexis Jones and her ten-year old sister Mercedes died when fire swept through their home on North Morrison Street that injured five other members of their family, as well as a firefighter.

Meanwhile, 60-year old Gary Shuck died in a fire inside his home on Rouge Drive on Christmas Day.

The causes of both fires remain under investigation.