Six family members dead in murder-suicide in Va.

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CHESAPEAKE, Va. -- Six family members were killed in a murder-suicide Wednesday in Chesapeake, Va.

According to WTKR, police responded to a home in the 2300 block of Wildwood Road around 3:30 p.m. to conduct a welfare check.

Officers found one person dead inside the home.

An investigation then led officers to another home at the intersection of North George Washington Highway and Wintergreen Drive.

There, according to WTKR, they found an armed man barricaded inside.

After hours of negotiation, officers entered the home and found five people dead, including the armed man.

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