A 9-year-old called 911 after her father shot and killed three people, including her mother, in a Brooklyn murder Monday evening.
Officers answered the call around 11:30 p.m. at an apartment building in Sutter Avenue’s 360 building, according to the New York City Police Department. Officers found two people in the hallway and one in the living room. The department said everyone died at the scene.
The NYPD identified the victims on Tuesday as Rasheeda Barzey, 45, Solei Spears, 20, and Chloe Spears, 16.
Officers found the body of gunman Joseph McMrimon, 46, with the wound being shot in his own head in a corridor near the apartment, police said. As reported by the staff
The girl was not harmed in the shooting, police said.
The official did not give details of the motive.
The incident came less than 12 hours after police in a Dallas suburb discovered six family members had died from murder-suicide.Allen police said the two brothers had committed suicide agreements. This includes the deaths of other relatives.
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