Sunday, August 7, 2016

Police Find Handwritten Note in Home of Family of 5 Killed in Murder-Suicide Berks County, Pennsylvania

This really is an unspeakable tragedy.  Life’s stresses can be overwhelming.
NBC News reports a family of five, including three small children, found dead in their Berks County, Pennsylvania home on Saturday along with what authorities described as a handwritten "murder-suicide note" grappled with a child's illness, post-traumatic stress and strife in their home in recent years.

Police in Sinking Spring, just outside Reading, responded to the family's home on the unit block of Winding Brook Drive about 2 p.m. Saturday after a concerned relative asked them to check on the family, according to the Berks County District Attorney's Office.

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