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Child victims identified in South Jordan murder-suicide

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Child victims identified in South Jordan murder-suicide as Ezra and Seth Osborne. (GoFundMe screengrab)

(UPDATE 6/3/20 2:50 p.m.) — Police in South Jordan two children who were killed on Tuesday in the Daybreak neighborhood of South Jordan, Utah.

Police said:

The investigation and preliminary autopsy results indicate Seth Osborn (age 8) and Ezra Osborn (age 10) both died of gunshot wounds, which were inflicted by their father, Brian Osborn (age 41). Brian was also found deceased in the home of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound."

A GoFundMe page has been set up to help the family with funeral expenses for Seth and Ezra.

(KUTV) — Two children and an adult male were killed in South Jordan on Tuesday afternoon in an apparent murder-suicide, police told 2News.

The deceased children, both boys, were 8 and 10 years old. The deceased man is believed to be the children's father.

You can find a more updated report here: 'Tragedy on every level': Utah father killed his two boys, police say

No identities have been released publicly. Police stated there is a history of domestic violence at the home near Pentenwell Lane and Indigo Sky Way.

Police say the children's mother arrived home to find her children shot and called 911. Her 8-year-old son was taken to a local hospital, where he died.

Reporter Jeremy Harris is at the scene and will share updates on his Twitter page.

This is a breaking news report. Updates will be posted as soon as they are made available by local police.

If you or someone you know is experiencing domestic or dating violence, resources are available to help. If you or a loved one are in immediate danger, call 911.

The Utah Domestic Violence Coalition hotline can be reached 24/7 at 1-800-897-5465, or the National Domestic Violence Hotline is available at 1-800-799-7233.

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