A woman and her three children were found dead in a home in Verdigris, Oklahoma, on Thursday evening in a suspected murder-suicide.
The woman, who has not been identified, was found dead in the home along with her three children, ages 7, 5, and 3.
The children were all found in separate bedrooms.
Police responded to the home after receiving a call from a family member who was concerned about the woman’s well-being.
When officers arrived, they found the woman and children dead inside.
The cause of death has not been released, but police believe that the woman killed her children before taking her own life.
The Verdigris Police Department is investigating the incident.
A Tragic Loss
The deaths of the woman and her three children is a tragic loss for the Verdigris community.
The woman’s family and friends are reeling from the news, and the community is in shock.
“This is a very sad day for our community,” said Verdigris Police Chief Kevin Morgan. “Our hearts go out to the families of the victims.”
The Verdigris Police Department is asking anyone with information about the incident to come forward.
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A Call for Help
If you or someone you know is struggling with thoughts of suicide, please reach out for help.
There are many resources available, including the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-8255.