A 60-year-old man fatally shot four relatives, including his elderly father and stepmother at a nursing home in the US state of Texas before killing himself, police said.
Police in Robstown, Texas, outside Corpus Christi, responded to reports of an active shooter at a nursing home on Friday, where they found the suspected shooter’s father, 85-year-old Ernest Starry, his wife Thelma Montalvo, and the suspected gunman dead, Robstown Police Chief Erasmo Flores said Saturday.
The suspected gunman was identified as Richard Starry, 60. “It was a murder-suicide,” Rodriguez said.
After finding the three people dead at the nursing home, a family member prompted police to search the home of the deceased elderly couple.
There officers found a 14-year-old adopted son and the 41-year-old son of Montalvo dead. Investigators believe they were also killed by Richard Starry, police said.
“At this time the evidence points to a murder-suicide, but the…