|The house where the murder happened. — Photo giadinh.net.vn
YEN BAI (VNS) — Three people died and another was injured following an argument at a house in Dai Lich Commune, Van Chan District, the northern mountainous province of Yen Bai.
According to police, after an argument, Pham Ngoc Thanh, 31, stabbed his brother-in-law, Dao Van Phu, who suffered serious injuries.
Thanh then killed his sons, Pham Van Cong, 11, and Pham Van Dao, 7, and committed suicide by swallowing poison and hanging himself.
Officials report that Phu is in serious condition at Nghia Lo Town Hospital.
Local residents said Thanh threatened to kill his wife, Dao Thi Chi, one month ago. Chi became frightened and fled from the commune.
Police are continuing their investigation into the incident. — VNS