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Man kills his sister and injures his mother before stabbing himself to death

By Mason White 2:01 PM March 12, 2017
Crime scene (illustration)
Crime scene (illustration)
By: Mason White

A family was shattered when a man stabbed his mother, sister and them himself.

People on social media identified the sister as Anne Marie James, and the brother was identified as Melvin James.

Police were called to the apartment in Wolverhampton, at 9:45 a.m. yesterday, after receiving a 999 call about a domestic incident from someone inside.

Officers stormed the first floor apartment and used stun grenades to distract the Melvin and to stop him.

33-year-old Anne-Marie was found with fatal injuries and was pronounced dead on the scene.

The 36-year-old brother, Melvin, turned the knife on himself and he died shortly thereafter.

The 59-year-old mother of the siblings was taken to a hospital with severe stab wounds in the stomach. She underwent surgery, but she remains in critical condition.