Published Monday, Jan. 21, 2013 | 12:29 p.m.
Updated Monday, Jan. 21, 2013 | 4:45 p.m.
A Metro Police officer apparently shot himself after killing his wife and child and setting their Boulder City home on fire, authorities said Monday afternoon. Henderson Police spokesman Keith Paul said the tragedy unfurled this morning at about 8:20 a.m. when a man called 911, confessed that he had shot his wife and child and said he planned to shoot himself, too. The caller also warned the emergency dispatchers he would shoot any police officer sent to try to stop him. Paul said Boulder City Police officers arrived within moments of the 911 call to a burning house in the ...
Sun reporter Jackie Valley contributed to this story.