NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — Friends, family and neighbors are heartbroken after a little boy and his grandmother were shot and killed by his grandfather in a murder-suicide in Hermitage Saturday night.
Police say 64-year-old Terry Majors shot and killed his 61-year-old wife, Leigh Shea Majors, and their 6-year-old grandson, Ty Dodson, before turning the gun on himself and taking his own life.
The only witness to the shooting was Ty’s 4-year-old sister. who made it out unharmed and ran to the neighbors for help. Ty’s uncle, Chase Dodson told News 2 he believes Ty told her to run.