Authorities: Mother killed daughters, herself
BALLWIN | The fatal shooting of a woman and her three young daughters at a Missouri resort has been ruled a murder-suicide.
Christine Adewunmi, 37, and her daughters Lauren, 8, Samantha, 6, and Kate, 3, were discovered Saturday afternoon on a gravel road at the Blue Springs Ranch & Resort near Bourbon, Mo., about 80 miles southwest of St. Louis.
Crawford County Sheriff Randy Martin told the St. Louis Post-dispatch on Monday that the mother killed her daughters and then turned the gun on herself.
Neighbors of the Adewunmi family in the St. Louis County town of Ballwin described Christine Adewunmi as an attentive mother whose life revolved around her girls. funds.
“The money will maintain a status quo . . . and the same thing with the real estate,” Mr. Reddington said. “It’s not going anywhere, I assure the court of that.”
U.S. District Court Judge Douglas P. Woodlock did not immediately rule on the request.