Mass Killing in Tyrone, Missouri

Suspect kills seven before taking his own life.
1:23 | 02/28/15

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Back here at home now into a fast moving investigation this evening a stunning case from Missouri. But killing spree six crime scenes tonight authorities this evening saying many of the victims are from the same family. ABC's Allen's press reports. Shocking discovery. A gunman and eight others dead the tiny rural community of Tyrone Missouri tonight in complete disbelief. And you every one of them. And it's just devastating so sound. So sad the bloodbath began late last night to with a 911 call from a young woman who fled her home when she heard gunshots. The crime scene scattered across six locations. Authorities believe 36 rural Joseph Eldridge arrived home to find his 74 year old mother had died. Authorities believe of natural causes. Sometime after that investigators say Aldridge is strapped with a 45 caliber handgun went on a shooting spree killing seven people all adults. Four of them identified as his cousins Aldridge later found nearby in a pickup debt from a self inflicted gunshot wound worst. Still early in this investigation. We've we've. Mainly and people would call him one of the victims who survived the shooting has been hospitalized investigators say they did not find a suicide note and tonight the big question here why did Aldridge do this remains unanswered David. Alex thank you.

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