Tragedy has rocked the small town of Gravette, Arkansas (population 2,325).
On Friday, July 5, police responded to a home at Crossover Road, following reports of a hostage situation. Instead, they found four bodies on the property.
Justin Barnes (45) had called police to the house. He had shot and killed his wife Inga, and their two sons Levi and Casey. He then turned the gun on himself, before police arrived. There is one surviving family member, a daughter, who was not present at the time of the shootings.
No motive for the shootings has been released.
CAPTAIN CHRIS KELLEY, GRAVETTE POLICE DEPARTMENT