16-Year-Old US Boy Accused Of Gunning Down His Family

Jan 02, 2018, 06:20
16-Year-Old US Boy Accused Of Gunning Down His Family

Investigators gather January 1, 2018, outside a home in Long Branch, N.J., about 30 miles south of New York City, where a 16-year-old is accused of killing his father, mother, sister and a family friend on New Year's Eve.

Police arrested a 16-year-old boy suspected of killing four people including his parents and sister with an assault rifle at their New Jersey home on New Year's Eve, prosecutors said on Monday.

The boy's parents, Linda Kologi, 42, Steven Kologi, 44, and his sister Brittany Kologi, 18, were all found dead inside, along with Mary Schultz, a 70-year-old friend who lived with them. The boy, who officers didn't immediately name, was taken into custody without incident, but the motive and circumstances surrounding the tragic event are still unclear.

The boy's grandfather and brother were able to escape the house unharmed, Gramiccioni said.

The prosecutor's office said it appears the teen used a semi-automatic rifle to kill his victims. The shooting is being treated as an isolated domestic violence incident, police say. Gramiccioni as saying that the teenager was expected to face four counts of murder and other charges.

"Thankfully, it was uneventful", prosecutor Christopher Gramiccioni told reporters about the teen's arrest.

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