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Shooter, daughter also dead in murder-suicide

Death count four after wife, mother-in-law slain

31 December, 15:47
Shooter, daughter also dead in murder-suicide (see previous) (ANSA) - Turin, December 31 - A man outside Turin who shot and killed his wife and mother-in-law has also died shortly after turning the gun on himself and his daughter, who has also died, raising the death count to four, police said Tuesday. The shooter was identified as Daniele Garattini, 56, a travelling salesman who lost his job two months ago.

The victims were his daughter Giulia Garattini, 21, wife Letizia Maggio, 54, and mother-in-law Daria Maccari, 84.

Police came to the scene following an emergency call from the shooter. "I killed everyone, come," he said. He then shot and stabbed himself, police said.