The Kern County Sheriff Coroner's Office has identified one of the two people killed in a double homicide over the weekend.
48 year-old Christopher Higginbotham was found deceased on Lily Pad Ct. in Northwest Bakersfield on April 30th.
BPD confirms the two suspects killed were married, the biological mother and stepfather of the suspect.
Higgenbotham's step-son, Derek Connell, will appear in court on Tuesday.
A postmortem examination will be scheduled to determine the cause and manner of death.