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Man, 2 children found dead in Chicago murder-suicide, police say

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Two children were found dead in Chicago early Monday in an apparent murder-suicide at the hands of their father, police said.

The children, a boy and a girl, both 10 years old, were found with gunshot wounds to their heads in a house in the city to the North, the Chicago Sun-Times reported.

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A 45-year-old man by the police as the children’s father, was also allegedly found dead in the West Rogers Park neighborhood home with a self-inflicted gunshot wound to his face.

Anthony guglielmi, a Police spokesman in Chicago, tweeted condolences to family members “affected by the senseless murder suicide” Monday night.

Our condolences go out to the families affected by the senseless murder of suicide at 6200 N. Richmond. A father, coward took the life of his two 10-year-old children, before you put the gun on himself. The offender had no history with the Chicago Police department. pic.twitter.com/xHiUXJm5jA

— Anthony Guglielmi (@AJGuglielmi) August 27, 2018

He said that the man had no criminal record with the department.

The medical examiner’s office has not yet released any official details of the deaths, though the Area North investigators are reportedly investigating the three deaths as murder and suicide.

Nicole Darrah cover breaking and trending news for FoxNews.com. Follow her on Twitter @nicoledarrah.

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