Offbeat Texas man shoots dead ex-wife's three children, boyfriend, police say

06:05  17 may  2018
06:05  17 may  2018 Source:   foxnews.com

Wife 'warned of ex' before Texas murders

  Wife 'warned of ex' before Texas murders Police say a man shot his ex-wife's three children and her boyfriend dead before killing himself.Authorities say the man attacked Amanda Simpson in her rural north Texas home on Wednesday morning, killing their three children and her boyfriend.

A man in Texas fatally shot his ex - wife and her new boyfriend before killing himself -- hours after the female victim called police . Jenea James, 37, and James Doyle, 41, were found dead early Sunday on the lawn outside their Dallas neighbor' s home, the Dallas Morning News reports.

A Texas man fatally shot his ex -girlfriend Tuesday morning before turning the gun on himself in a murder-suicide just hours after the woman went to the police seeking protection, police say . Heather Coglaiti, 33, reported her ex - boyfriend , 46-year-old Jose Calderon

a car parked in front of a building: Denton County Sheriff’s officers investigate a crime scene at a home where multiple people were killed and one was hospitalized after a shooting in the Remington Park neighborhood of Ponder, Texas, on Wednesday, May 16, 2018. © Rose Baca, The Dallas Morning News Denton County Sheriff’s officers investigate a crime scene at a home where multiple people were killed and one was hospitalized after a shooting in the Remington Park neighborhood of Ponder, Texas, on Wednesday, May 16, 2018.

Five people were found dead in a rural North Texas home Wednesday after police say a man entered the home of his ex-wife, and shot and killed her three children and her boyfriend before killing himself.

Capt. Orlando Hinojosa from the Denton County Sheriff’s Office confirmed the killings, adding that the gunman also shot his ex-wife, but she had survived the incident. He said that he did not know her exact condition, but that he didn’t believe that her injuries were life-threatening.

Dispatchers received a call at around 8:28 a.m. about a self-inflicted gunshot victim at a Ponder home and, while police were en route, they were notified of multiple other victims, the Denton County Sheriff’s Office said.

The details surrounding the deaths weren’t immediately clear.

Police did not release the ages or identities of any of the victims.

Ponder is a small town just 40 miles north of Dallas with about 2,000 residents.

The Associated Press contributed to this report.

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