Sunday, July 02, 2006
Photos by Mark M. Hancock / © The Beaumont Enterprise
Regional Crime Lab investigators remove evidence from the Jennings home after a domestic triple murder and suicide in China, Texas on Friday, June 30, 2006. Richard Jennings killed his wife Leslie Jennings, 7-year-old daughter Carmen Jennings, 11-year-old son Nathan Jennings and self as well as injured Jefferson County deputy Ed Martin with a shotgun around 3:15 a.m. today. Cullen, 13, the family's other son, survived.
China Elementary principal Melanie Nunez (left) and Henderson Middle School principal Mary Alice Jones (right) prepare to counsel the community following the homicides in China, Texas.
Please read "4 die in domestic carnage" by Beth Gallaspy and "Grieving China community wonders why" by F.A. Krift.