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Family found shot to death in Mayfield, Ky considered murder-suicide

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MAYFIELD, Ky (WSIL) -- The shooting of a family of four in Mayfield, Kentucky, is now being considered a murder-suicide.

Kentucky State Police were called to a home on Smith's Lane Sunday. Upon arrival, police found a family of four, including two children, dead inside the home.

Preliminary autopsy results show the four people all died of gunshot wounds.

After further investigation, Kentucky State Police believe Kyle Milliken, 41 of Mayfield, shot his wife and their two sons, before shooting himself.

Kentucky State Police are still investigating.

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