Tennessee man kills 2 of his children, one was able to escape

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by Claudia Johnson

MEMPHIS, TN -- 6-year-old Lupita Gomez and 24-year-old Gustavo Gomez were shot by their father, 42-year-old Abel Gomez after an argument with their mother on Friday. 

Police were called to the home for a domestic disturbance. Abel fired shots at officers as they tried to enter the home. Once inside the home police found the bodies of the children and Abel, who was seriously wounded. One child was able to escape and the mother was unharmed.

Officials say Abel died at an area hospital from a self inflicted gunshot wound.