Saturday, April 21, 2012

Dad kills 5-year-old son in murder-suicide (McDonald County, Missouri)


Child Killed in Murder-Suicide in McDonald County, MO

By: Christina Wapp

Updated: April 20, 2012

(McDonald County, MO) -- McDonald County authorities are investigating a double shooting on Thursday morning.

It happened in Lanagan. Deputies say a man found his brother and nephew both dead from a single gunshot wound. The child was five years old.

The sheriff's office is calling this a murder-suicide.

The boy's mother was at work when it happened.