Ulyanovsk teenager kills five people with axe and jumps off tower
The day before, he sent a message to a friend, describing his horrendous plan in detail.
The massacre took place in the village of Patrikeevo, Bazarnosyzgan district of the Ulyanovsk region.
According to preliminary data, a teenager killed his family, Ren-TV reports. After that, he could have killed himself.
The bodies of three adults and two children were found in a private house on Sadovaya Street. The dead body of the teenager was found near a tower outside the house.
16-year-old Timur axe-murdered his relatives. The day before, he sent his friend a voice message descriving his plans in detail, 112 reports via Telegram.
He told his friend that he did not want to kill his grandfather and grandmother, but he would have to do so so that they would not be upset because of the death of the others. The teenager also killed his mother, brother, and sister.
Investigators are studying the audio recording. They are looking for the teenager's friend to have him testify.