A Georgia man kidnapped his 1-year-old daughter and fatally shot her earlier than turning the gun on himself behind a church Sunday.
Police discovered the our bodies of each 38-year-old Darian Javaris Bennett and his daughter, Jaquari Bennett, behind the church in Clayton County, WSB-TV Atlanta reported, citing the Newton County Sheriff’s Workplace.
The night time earlier than, Darian Bennett shot his child’s mom and grandmother at a Covington dwelling earlier than fleeing with the kid — and prompting a state-wide Amber Alert, based on police.
The kid’s mom Keashawn Washington, 38, died of her gunshot wounds, whereas her grandmother, 63-year-old Peggy Burns was critically injured, the sheriff’s workplace mentioned.
Darian Bennett shot Burns within the head, however the lady was in a position to inform responding officers that he shot her and her daughter and kidnapped little Jaquari earlier than she was rushed to an space hospital.
Bennett reportedly referred to as 911 to admit that he deliberate to kill the newborn and himself at 7 a.m. Sunday, based on the sheriff’s workplace.
Riverdale police used GPS to trace his automobile and located it deserted in entrance of Riverdale United Methodist Church. As officers have been arriving, they mentioned they heard a number of gun photographs from behind the church and located the our bodies of Bennett and Jaquari.