A father has killed his spouse and three daughters earlier than he turned the gun on himself at their residence in a horrific quadruple murder-suicide in Orlando, Florida.
Donovan Michael Ramirez, 45, is believed to have murdered his spouse Stephanie Renee Ramirez, 39, and daughters Alyssa Berumen, 22, Sunny Ramirez, 11, and Shelby Rose Ramirez, seven, in a home abuse-related assault.
Police confirmed that they discovered a firearm on the grisly scene on Tuesday afternoon after they have been known as for a wellbeing test – however the reason for deaths of the tragic household haven’t but been confirmed.
When officers arrived to the scene on Lake District Lane in Lake Nona, one of many cops on responsibility needed to step exterior after turning into sick due to the upsetting nature of the ordeal.
Friends and household of the victims laid flowers exterior the house as classmates of 11-year-old Sunny paid tribute to their ‘caring’ pal final evening.
Friends of the household laid flowers exterior the home in Orlando, Florida, after the daddy Donovan Michael Ramirez killed for members of his household. His spouse Stephanie Renee Ramirez, 39, and daughters Alyssa Berumen, 22, Sunny Ramirez, 11, and Shelby Rose Ramirez, seven, have been killed in what’s believed to be a home abuse-related assault
Sunny Ramirez, 11, was one of many victims within the murder-suicide. Classmates of the younger lady paid tribute to their ‘caring finest pal’ final evening
Orlando Police Department stated: ‘At this time, it seems this can be a home violence-related incident.’ A firearm was discovered on the residence, however the reason for the deaths will not be but clear
Katelyn Rampersad and Amarie Padovani, each 11, attended Northlake Park Community School with Sunny – and stated she was their ‘finest pal’ who made them really feel at residence in Florida.
The motive behind the murder-suicides will not be but clear.
Orlando Police Department stated: ‘At this time, it seems this can be a home violence-related incident.’
One neighbor Heather Collins advised WESH: ‘I feel it is like a worst nightmare really. I do not even know what occurred precisely. My coronary heart goes out to the household. I am unable to even start to wrap my thoughts round any of this, particularly if there have been household concerned.
‘I did not hear something, I want I did. I positively would have preferred to have been that involved neighbor that did one thing on this scenario.’
Another native Jose Sanchez stated that he would see the household out within the yard and that the neighborhood has by no means seen something like this earlier than.
He stated: ‘See them out within the yard after I do my walks within the morning. Say hello, nothing out of the unusual or something unusual. Shocking. First factor I believed was like concerning the children, that is the very first thing you suppose is the poor children, you understand, young children.
‘Been right here seven years on this neighborhood and first time we have seen one thing like this occurring. You do not know easy methods to react, actually.’
Dr. Lisa Spector, a mom whose daughter was mates with the 2 victims, stated: ‘I needed to honor this candy, stunning, younger girl and her sister and her household.’
The investigation continues.
Amarie Padovani (left) and Katelyn Rampersad (proper) went to high school with the 2 younger victims. They paid tribute to their beloved classmate final evening
Cards, stuffed animals, and flowers have been positioned exterior the house the place the tragic household have been discovered useless
Friends of the household consoled each other yesterday evening after police made the grotesque discovery Tuesday lunchtime. They attended the scene, performing a wellbeing test on the household. But as a substitute they discovered the 5 members useless on the residence in Orlando