UPDATE: The two subjects in critical condition have died. The 14-year old caller was interviewed and confessed to shooting all five members of his family in the residence. He is currently assisting investigators in locating the weapon, a 9mm handgun that he said he tossed nearby.— Limestone Sheriff (@LimestoneCoSO) September 3, 2019
LIMESTONE COUNTY, Ala. (WKRN) —A 14-year-old has confessed to killing five members of his family Monday night at their home in Elkmont, Alabama, investigators say.
The 14-year-old called 911 to report the shooting, according to the Sheriff’s Office. He was interviewed and reportedly confessed to shooting all five members of his family inside the home.
The sheriff said he is assisting investigators in locating the weapon, a 9mm handgun, that the suspect said he tossed nearby.
The victims are the child’s father, stepmother and three siblings, investigators revealed.