Man, Matias Armendariz, Kills Ex Wife, Cassandra Flores And 3 Children Before Taking His Own Life

A woman and three (3) children lost their lives, and a suspect also died after what police operatives are describing as an apparent quadruple murder-suicide, trendygists learned.

It was gathered that the incident unfolded at around 11:30 p.m., when a family member made a devastating discovery upon entering a residence in located near Melrose Lane and Rockwell Avenue.

The neighbor discovered inside the home, a woman and her three children with gunshot wounds, along with a man who had sustained a gunshot wound to the head.

It was learned that despite efforts to save them, the woman and two of the children were certified dead at the scene, while the third child was taken to the hospital where he later died.

Police officers while responding to the distressing scene and discovered the alleged perpetrator of the horrific act, a man who had inflicted a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head, police report says.

The suspect was reportedly rushed to a hospital, where authorities later confirmed his passing.

Oklahoma City Police Department spokesperson, Captain Valerie Littlejohn provided insight into the heart-wrenching discovery.

He said, “That family member reported that when he arrived, he did locate several of his family members deceased at the home, it appears this was a murder-suicide attempt. The suspect, who is an adult male, had shot himself.”

The police authorities identified the victims as 29-year-old Cassandra Flores, 9-year-old Hillary Armendariz, 5-year-old Damaris Armendariz, and 2-year-old Matias Armendariz.

However, the suspect has been identified as 28-year-old Ruben Armendariz.

According to initial investigations, Cassandra Flores and Ruben Armendariz were married but separated a while ago.

Police authorities believed that the suspect shot the victims before taking his own life.

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