Hopkinsville police investigating murder-suicide - WSMV Channel 4

Hopkinsville police investigating murder-suicide

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HOPKINSVILLE, KY (WSMV) -

Hopkinsville, KY police are investigating a murder-suicide on Hillaire Drive.

Witnesses tell Channel 4 News a 68-year-old man killed his wife and adult son earlier Saturday.

Family members said the man's wife has dementia and the couple's adult son has mental illness.

They said the man began to worry about who would take care of his family if he were to die and shot both his wife and son, then himself.

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