HENDERSON, Nevada (KSNV) -- A 16-year-old Nevada boy missing since his family was found slain is now considered the suspect in the homicides.

A warrant is on file charging Adrian Navarro-Canales as an adult with two counts of murder in the stabbing death of his mother, Elvira Canales-Gomez, 40, and his 9-year-old brother, Cesar Navarro.

Henderson Police have been searching for Navarro-Canales since his mother and brother were found slain on Friday. Detectives have been unable to locate him and initially thought he may have been a victim as well.

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