Connecticut has some of the strictest gun laws in the country, yet criminals will still get their hands on guns and use them against innocent people. More proof that gun bans don’t work.
Two teenagers have died after a shooting in Watertown Tuesday night, according to police. They responded to the home after the mother of the 15- and 16-year-old siblings called 911 and said her boyfriend shot her children, according to police.
Inside the home, police also found man suffering from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound and he was pronounced dead at the scene, according to Watertown Police.
Police said they responded to a home on Litchfield Road just before 10 p.m. after a woman called 911 to say her boyfriend shot her children.
When officers arrived, they found a teenage boy and a teenage girl suffering from gunshot wounds. The siblings were rushed to Waterbury Hospital with life-threatening injuries.
Just after 7 a.m., police said the teens, who are 15 and 16, have died.
Watertown Police Detectives with the assistance of the Connecticut State Police Major Crime Squad are actively investigating the triple shooting.