Three dead in murder-suicide near University of Memphis - KAIT-Jonesboro, AR-News, weather, sports

Three dead in murder-suicide near University of Memphis

Posted: Updated:

Memphis, TN- (WMC-TV) - Two teenagers told police they saw their father shoot their mother and grandmother and then their father turned the gun on himself.

The teens' father and grandmother were dead when police arrived, their mother later died at The Med.

Police say the double-murder-suicide happened inside a house on the 7-hundred-block of Goodman near Carnes, in the University of Memphis area.

Police received the call at around a quarter after four this afternoon.

When police arrived one of the teens came out and told police the shooting happened during an argument.

Memphis Police have not yet confirmed the names and ages of the victims.

Copyright 2011 WMC-TV. All rights reserved.

Powered by WorldNow

472 Craighead Co. 766
Jonesboro, AR 72401
(870) 931-8888

FCC Public File
(870) 336-1816
EEO Report
Closed Captioning

All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Worldnow and KAIT. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.