U.S. man shot and killed children and committed suicide

MOSCOW, October 6 — RIA Novosti. An American resident of Beaverton, Oregon, shot and killed his two minor children and then committed suicide, reports the associated Press, citing local police.

“The incident happened in an apartment complex in Redwood Creek. A relative discovered the bodies of their loved ones and called the service “911”. The police confirmed that killed six-year-old boy and an eight year old girl, and their biological father. Detectives are investigating the incident as a murder-suicide,” — said in a published statement, the police of Beaverton.

Police said that threat to the population of Beaverton is not, however, possible delays to traffic in the incident area.

Similar cases of murders in the United States cause considerable controversy regarding the restrictions on ownership of firearms.