A violent tragedy has occurred in Arizona which underscores the significance of attempting to acknowledge and assist those suffering from mental illness.
According to Police in Scottsdale, Arizona they received an emergency 911 call about a shooting Friday afternoon, which prompted an immediate response.
Officers were then dispatched to a residence near 103rd Place and Sutton Drive.
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Once at the residence officers found two adults and two children deceased by way of gunfire.
Scottsdale Police Sergeant Ben Hoster said police believe the victims lived at the house, but cannot confirm whether they're all members of the same family.
There are currently no leads on potential suspects and Detectives are in the beginning stages of putting together the pieces surrounding the crimes, which could be a murder-suicide situation.
<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">SPD is investigating a shooting involving multiple subjects at a residence in the area of 103rd Pl and Sutton. PIO is headed to the scene.</p>— ScottsdalePD (@ScottsdalePD) <a href="https://twitter.com/ScottsdalePD/status/929089850958950400?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">November 10, 2017</a></blockquote>
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“These situations are always very sad. Right now, we’re just trying to find out why or who. We’ll get there,” Hoster said.
Several neighbors in the area are in absolute shock that this could have happened so close to their homes, and now are asking Police if they're at risk as well.
“This is an isolated incident,” Hoster told reporters during a news conference in the neighborhood on Friday afternoon. “We do not believe there are any outstanding suspects.”
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