DSP Investigate Death of Five in Wilmington Murder-Suicide


The investigation into the death of a family of five in Wilmington is continuing.  Delaware State Police say 42 year old Matthew Edwards, his 41 year old wife, Julie and three children aged 6, 4 and 3 were found in their home Monday night.  All died from an apparent gunshot wound.  Police say Matthew Edwards sustained a self-inflicted gunshot wound.  The bodies have been turned over to the Division of Forensic Science for autopsy.  The deaths have been ruled murder-suicide by gunshot.