A man killed his wife, mother-in-law, and sister-in-law with guns on Monday, seriously injuring his father-in-law.
It all happened in a house in Mont Quimado, Santiago, after the attacker first went to his partner’s whereabouts and shot her until he killed her.
After that, he went to the house of his mother-in-law, who was also killed with his brother-in-law, and shot his father-in-law before the police arrested him, according to judicial sources that informed Telam.
The event took place around 12:30 p.m., in the El Porvenir neighborhood, in that city located more than 300 kilometers from the capital of Santiago del Estero, where the person was identified as Jorge Dett, who was carrying the rifle that he kidnapped is believed to have committed a crime Double female killing.
According to the sources, it all started when the now accused returned from work on his motorcycle and went with a firearm hidden in a jacket to where his 23-year-old partner was, at the home of a friend of the latter.
Informants said that the young woman was attacked as soon as she arrived with rifles, after which the attacker went to the house of the victim’s mother, a 39-year-old woman, and shot her in the chest.
Speakers indicated that the attacker escaped from the second crime scene, although minutes later he was arrested by police officers who were alerted of the incident.
Meanwhile, the two victims were taken to the city hospital, but they died as a result of the seriousness of their bullet wounds.
While criminal officers worked this afternoon in the two homes where the attacks took place, as directed by Santiago Prideaux, the Attorney General.
“The work is still going on, but the man has already been arrested, and the weapon and motorcycle were seized and we have many witnesses, because the accident happened in broad daylight and in two homes,” Prosecutor Prideaux told Telam.
According to some local media outlets, the man and the woman separated on bad terms two weeks ago.
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