California , Nov 17 : Five members of a family, including three minors, were killed in a shooting here on Saturday, local police said adding that the suspect is believed to be among the dead.
"We took the first 911 call at 649 am (local time) and when they reached the crime scene, they found several people suffering from apparent gunshot wounds," the police said.
"A 3-year-old boy, a 29-year-old woman, and a 31-year-old man were found dead inside. A 5-year-old boy and a 9-year-old were pronounced dead at a hospital. A 11-year-old boy was also hospitalised and is reported to be in a very critical condition," the police added.
Police found a gun in the house, however, they did not disclose its type, name of victims, or motive of the killer.