Keep the Deeds family in your thoughts today.
Virginia State Senator Creigh Deeds is in critical condition Tuesday after sustaining stab wounds in his home.
His 24-year-old son, Gus, died from a gunshot wound, the Richmond Times-Dispatch reports.
Deeds, who was the Democratic nominee for governor in 2009, is being treated at the University of Virginia Medical Center. Police are still trying to determine what happened in his home Tuesday morning.