Cops: Gunman Who Killed 6 Relatives Wore Santa Outfit (VIDEO)

Visit for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy

Source: MSNBC

GRAPEVINE, Texas — The man believed to have killed six relatives and then himself on Christmas Day was dressed as Santa Claus, police said Monday.

The shooter “showed up shortly before the incident took place” in the Santa outfit and was a member of the family opening gifts in the apartment, said Grapevine police spokesman Sgt. Robert Eberling.

Eberling said the identity of the man and the victims will be released after autopsies are conducted later Monday.

The dead — four women and three men — were found late Sunday morning in an apartment living room in the Dallas suburb of Grapevine by police answering a voiceless 911 call, authorities said.

To read this article in its entirety visit MSNBC.

  • tiztiz

    What cracks me up in a story like this – just because u are in a middle class neighborhood -doesn’t mean u are in a safe neighborhood. SMH…
    Middle class families struggle with everyday life as everyone else…

Protected with Antivirus