SEATTLE — Police said a 78-year-old man shot to death his adult daughter, his 11-year-old granddaughter and then killed himself in a south Seattle home Monday night.
The incident occurred in the 6300 block of South Fountain Street in south Seattle.
“Police received a call around 8:15 p.m. from a 10-year-old boy inside the home, who said his grandfather had brandished a handgun at the boy’s mother (39 years old) and sister before shooting them,” police said in a statement. “The boy told police his grandfather then turned the gun on himself as the boy fled the home and called 911.”
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No other information was immediately available.