RIVERVIEW, Fla. Deputies responding to a call about shots in Florida found a man runs through a burning house where a woman and two children had attacked.
A Hillsborough County Sheriff’s statement says the woman and a young girl were fatally shot and a boy was hospitalized with life-threatening injuries.
The man, they said, was initially cooperative, but turned combative after deputies confronted him.
Deputies first spotted on the woman’s death outside a neighbor’s door early Monday in Riverview, near Tampa. When they saw the flames next to the door, and found the other victims inside. She said the girl was about 9 and was found to have died, the upper-body wounds. The boy was about 11.
The sheriff’s statement says the delegates are of the opinion that all involved are in custody.