16 year old shot and killed 4 of his family members including his 18 year old sister

A 16 year old has shot and killed 4 people.

They are said to be his parents, sister and family friend.

The incident happened right before New Year’s Eve at around 11:43pm.

Officers discovered the four dead victims including his 44 year old father, 42 year old mother, 18 year old sister and 70 year old acquaintance.

The boy, who can’t be named, used a rifle to kill his victims and didn’t resist when arrested.

His brother and grandfather managed to escape the house.

The boy is to be charged as an adult with 4 counts of murder and 1 count of possessing a weapon.