June 28th, 2020
Tulsa police say a man shot his daughter and wife and then turned the gun on himself near East 25th Place and South Yale Avenue Sunday afternoon. According to the police, the man called 911 around 3:30 p.m. and stated he killed his daughter and wife, and that he was going to kill himself. When officers arrived on the scene, they tried to get the man out of the house. The man told police about a note underneath a doormat and that he was not going to come out. Shortly after, police say they heard gunshots inside the home. Police found the man, now identified as Don Roberts, 70, and his daughter, Lisa Roberts, 37, dead inside. Robert's wife, Catherine Ann Roberts, 67, was found in critical condition and transported to the hospital, where she unfortunately succumbed to her injuries a month later.