A Kenyan woman who has been identified as Njoki Muchemi and her two children have been killed by her husband in Louisville, Kentucky, United States.
The husband, Gary Stanton shot himself dead after killing the three in what has been identified as a case of murder-suicide.
According to the Jefferson County Coroner’s Office, Mary Stanton, 49, Adrianna Stanton, 17, Brianna Stanton, 11, and Gary Stanton, 60, were the four victims in this incident.
The coroner said that the 60-year-old male died from self-inflicted gunshot wounds. Both Adrianna and Brianna were both students at Jefferson County Public Schools.
Around 9:30a.m. Saturday, LMPD officers were called to respond to the 4500 block of East Pages Lane on a report of a shooting with multiple victims.
In a statement, LMPD said officers arrived and found four people dead. The victims include one adult man, an adult woman, and two juvenile females.
According to the Jefferson County Coroner’s Office, Mary and Andrianna were shot multiple times and Brianna was shot once. Mary was shot six days after the family celebrated her birthday.