The Real Housewives of New Jersey pal Kim DePaola's car has been connected to a double murder investigation in New Jersey. According to reports, an Audi belonging to Kim D., which is often used by her son, was found in Paterson, NJ burned with two bodies inside last Friday. The unidentified victims had reportedly also been shot, TMZ reports. According to the report, a family friend could be one of the victims as he used the vehicle last after driving Kim's son to the airport.
Following the news, Kim has confirmed her son was not one of the victims.
“I am humbled by the outpour of love and support during this very difficult time,” she wrote on Instagram. “My son and I are both safe. Our deepest condolences of out to the victims’ families of this truly horrific tragedy.”
Police tell NorthJersey.com that they are investigating the incident as a possible double murder. “I can’t tell you why we are treating it as a homicide, but we are treating it as a homicide,” police Capt. Richard Reyes said. No arrests have been made as of press time, PEOPLE reports.
Check out photos of the Garden State mom, below.