Saturday, January 16, 2016
Names released in murder-suicide near Carthage
Deputies found 55-year-old Tony Kernel and his son, Wesley Kernel, 9, and daughter Timber Kernel 7 dead just before 11 a.m. today. Deputies believe Kernel shot his children and then turned the gun on himself.
Investigators believe the shootings take place Friday night.
The Sheriff's Office was called after a neighbor checked on Kernel when he did not arrive for work.