A 21-year-old Arizona man was arrested after allegedly killing 4 members of the family, together with his 5-year-old niece, inside a Casa Grande-area house Sunday, police stated.
Richard Wilson is going through 4 first-degree homicide costs related to grisly scene that deputies rushed to round 2 p.m. Sunday after receiving a frantic 911 name, the Pinal County Sheriff’s Office said.
The victims have been the alleged killer’s father, 47-year-old Richard Wilson, mom, 50-year-old Ellen Otterman, sister, 16-year-old Rudy Wilson, and 5-year-old niece Renaya White, in response to the sheriff’s workplace.
When authorities arrived on the house, the suspect was nonetheless there with the 4 our bodies, the sheriff’s workplace stated.
Sheriff Mark Lamb stated a “horrible tragedy hit our group.”
“This act of wicked violence can have lengthy lasting results on all those that knew this household,” Lamb stated in a press release. “Whereas nothing will deliver their family members again, I ship my prayers and help to everybody affected.”
Wilson is being held on $2.5 million bail inside Pinal County Jail.
The investigation was ongoing as particulars have been sparse Monday. A motive for the slayings was unclear and police didn’t reveal how the 4 kinfolk have been murdered.