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2 dozen investigators looking into deaths of suburban St. Louis mother, 2 children
GLENDALE, Mo. (AP) ¯¯¯ Police in Missouri say they have two dozen investigators looking into the shootings deaths of a suburban St. Louis woman and her two children.
Police say the shootings were reported by the woman's husband, who told them she killed her children and then herself. The man called 911 on Monday after hearing a gunshot.
The St. Louis County Medical Examiner's Office says the victims are 42-year-old Catherine Murch, her 10-year-old son, Mitchell Murch III, and her 8-year-old daughter, Mary Claire Murch.
Medical Examiner Mary Case says autopsies show all three died from gunshot wounds. But she declined to be more specific, deferring to investigators with the Major Case Squad of Greater St. Louis.
The squad planned a news conference for Tuesday afternoon.