Grandfather slays family

Fl murders

BELL, Fla. (NBC News) A convicted felon fatally shot his daughter and six grandchildren before killing himself in a Florida home on Thursday.

Investigators say they have no idea why 51-Year-old Don Spirit carried out the brutal slaying.

Veteran law enforcement officers say what they discovered at the scene in the Bell, Florida home was horrific.

“It was a difficult scene, okay. That’s all I’ll say. You try to fathom why somebody could do what he did. I’ll just leave it at that,” Lt. Jeff Manning of the Gilchrist Sheriff’s Office said at a Friday press conference.

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