Ashkelon man kills infant son

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

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.