Father and two sons killed in apparent murder-suicide in South Jordan, police say

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SOUTH JORDAN (ABC4 News) – A father and his two sons are dead in what police are calling a murder-suicide in South Jordan Tuesday afternoon.

Police say the mother of the two boys made the call to police after the father shot both of his sons before turning the gun on himself.

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After the news broke in the neighborhood, residents hung blue ribbons for the two boys, later identified as Seth Osborn, 8 and Ezra Osborn 10 .

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A GoFundMe has been set up on behalf of the family if you would like to donate.

Support for victims and survivors of domestic and intimate partner violence is available 24/7: 1-800-897-LINK (5465). If you or someone else is in immediate danger, or in an emergency, please call 9-1-1 immediately

You can call the national suicide hotline at 1-800-273-8255, or you can download the SAFEUT app where you can text or call a crisis counselor, or send an anonymous tip to help someone.   

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