On Friday evening, December 25, in a respectable residential area Edgewater (new Jersey, USA) in the apartment high-rise apartment building, located on the Hudson river, were found the bodies of three people: a 53-year-old Michael Stasko, his 49-year-old wife Melissa and their 8-year-old daughter Melly, according to the website of Fox News channel and Associated Press Agency.
At the scene found a pistol caliber .45.
The police came to the conclusion that Michael Stasko shot and killed his wife and daughter while they slept, shooting him in the back of the head, and then shot himself.
According to experts, the crime was committed on 22 or 23 December.
It is known that Michael was a salesman. The reasons for his actions become clear.
The bodies were found after the police asked the brother of Melissa Stasko living in Missouri, who was waiting for his sister’s family to celebrate Christmas and not wait, when phone calls Melissa didn’t answer.
Police breaking into the apartment door Stasko, found three corpses. While in the house, the signs were all preparing for Christmas: festive under the tree were gifts.