Man kills 2 kids, himself; wife’s body found in Alabama

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (AP) – Police say an Alabama man involved in an investigation into the death of his wife fatally shot his two children before killing himself in Tennessee. The shooting occurred Thursday morning at a home in Murfreesboro.

Police say 46-year-old Jamie Lepore of Hazel Green, Alabama, shot his two children ages 9 and 11, then died by suicide.

Murfreesboro police said Lepore was part of an ongoing homicide investigation in Hazel Green.

In a separate statement, the Madison County, Alabama, Sheriff’s Office says the body of Lepore’s wife, Jennifer was found Wednesday night inside a residence.

The cause of her death was not immediately determined, pending results of an autopsy.

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1/19/2023 8:45:21 PM (GMT -5:00)

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