Eight people, including six children, killed in Florida shooting

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BELL, Fla. – Police in North Florida are investigating a shooting with multiple fatalities in what they are describing as a murder-suicide.

The Gilchrist County Sheriff says 51-year-old Robert Schultz shot and killed his adult daughter and her six children.

Officials say the suspect called 911 and then turned the gun on himself after a deputy arrived on scene.

Police say the children ranged in age from 3 months old to 11-years-old.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.


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