Ashkelon man kills infant son

Wounds daughter and wife, tries to kill himself; police investigating incident.

By JPOST.COM STAFF
July 23, 2006 18:22

 
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An Ashkelon resident shot his infant son, 15-year-old daughter and 35-year-old wife before attempting to kill himself in the city's Sohnut Yehudit Street on Sunday afternoon. The infant was killed from a gunshot wound to the head. The daughter and mother were reported in critical condition and connected to a respirator. Conflicting reports indicated the man was either in critical condition or dead. All the wounded were evacuated to Ashkelon's Barzilai Hospital. Police were investigating the incident.

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