Man charged with murdering parents, attempting to hide bodies

Dee DeQuattro

An investigation is underway in North Providence after two were found dead inside a home on Noto drive.

Police say around 4 p.m. on Sunday they found a man and a woman dead inside their North Providence residence.

Police responded to the address for a well-being check. There they found 36-year-old Mark Yu, hiding in a bathroom. Inside a bedroom they discovered the body of his mother wrapped in a sheet. Police then discovered the body of Yu's father in the basement wrapped in a sheet.
 It is believed that the individuals were deceased for two days when they were discovered.

Yu was charged with two counts of murder and two counts of failure to report a death. He was ordered held without bail.

At his court appearance in Kent County Courthouse Yu declined a mental competency hearing.

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