Robinson Road shooting

Law enforcement officers work the scene of a shooting Friday evening in northeast Jackson County. 

Jackson County investigators believe a 25-year-old mother shot and killed her two young children before turning the gun on herself over the weekend.

Deputies with the Jackson County Sheriff’s office responded to a reported shooting on Robinson Road in northeast Jackson County Friday around 5 p.m. When they arrived, they found three people had sustained guinshot wounds. One young boy died at the scene. Another was transported by helicopter to a local hospital where he later died. Also dead at the scene was an adult woman.

A preliminary investigation was conducted by the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office and was aided by the Florida Department of Law Enforcement, the Medical Examiner’s Office and the State Attorney’s Office.

Investigators believe 25-year-old Esbeibi Sanchez shot 5-year-old Gustavo-Angel Ramirez-Sanchez and 7-year-old Ronaldinio Ramirez-Sanchez before shooting herself.

Police offered no motive for the shooting.

Robinson Road is located less than a mile from the Alabama state line below Gordon.

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