Texan divorcee murders his three children

 

A divorced father has shot his three children to death outside his ex-wife's house in Texas then committed suicide.

He was taking them back to their mother.

The two girls and a boy ranged in age from three to ten.

A police spokesman said the man shot his children as they sat inside his car outside the residence in Throckmorton, and then shot himself.

Throckmorton, a town of about 1,000, is 140 miles west of Dallas.

AP