3 found dead in home, 4th dies at hospital
posted Aug 29 2012 2:34PM
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) - Albemarle County police are investigating the deaths of four people in an incident at a residence.
Sgt. Darrell Byers says police found three of the victims inside the residence on Stony Point Road after responding to a 911 call around 11:45 p.m. Tuesday. The fourth person was taken to an area hospital, where they were pronounced dead at 3:45 a.m. Wednesday.
The victims are two males and two females and the suspect is believed to be among the dead.
Authorities are not saying how they died but Byers says a firearm was involved in the incident. The victims' identities haven't been released.
Byers says police believe the incident is isolated and there's no threat to the community.
The investigation is continuing.