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Illinois sheriff: 5 were killed in murder-suicideSheriff: 5 people killed in small Illinois town, including 3 children, died in murder-suicide
EMINGTON, Ill. (AP) ' A sheriff in Illinois says five people found dead in a small farming town were killed in a murder-suicide.
Livingston County officials identified them Saturday as a 30-year-old woman, her 29-year-old live-in boyfriend and her three children ' two in elementary school and a 10-month-old baby.
They were found shot to death Friday in Emington, a town of about 100 people about 80 miles southwest of Chicago.
Livingston County Sheriff Martin Meredith says they died in a murder-suicide, but he wouldn't identify the shooter. He says the investigation is ongoing.
Neighbors say the family moved to Emington in the last few months.
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