According to authorities, a teenage boy in Alaska killed three of his siblings and then committed suicide.
Officials stated that state troopers discovered the horrifying discovery after responding in an emergency to shots fired at a Fairbanks residence.
According to the Alaska State Troopers, there were four bodies inside the house. All had gunshot wounds.
The statement stated that investigators concluded the teen boy shot himself. Troopers stated that the boy believed to have killed his three siblings were aged 5-8 and 17 years old.
Troopers stated that three other siblings were present in the home and were not seriously injured. Their parents were not home at the time of the shootings, the statement said.
Troopers said that an investigation is underway and that children’s services were notified. The bodies of the siblings have been transported to the State Medical Examiner’s Office for autopsies, the statement said.