SAN PABLO (CBS SF) – A little girl has been orphaned after her parents were gunned down inside a San Pablo apartment early Sunday, a police lieutenant said Monday morning.

Officers responded to a report of gunshots at 12:44 a.m. in the 1800 block of Powell Street to find Edgar Canpano and Blanca Arguetta, both 30, each suffering from multiple gunshot wounds on the landing outside the apartment, San Pablo police Lt. Jeff Palmieri said.

They were pronounced dead at the scene.

Police found the 4-year-old child unharmed inside the apartment and placed the child into protective custody, Palmieri said.

Anyone with information is encouraged to call police at (510) 215-3150 or contact the TIP line at (510) 799-8255.

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