A father from Westminster, Colo., posted a selfie of himself with his baby girl on Facebook before shooting her and himself in an attempted murder-suicide, ABC’s Channel 7 News in Denver reports.


Kimphone “Kim” Phanthavongsa 21, called police Monday morning around 9:21 and told them that her ex-boyfriend was standing over her with a shotgun. Merrick McKay 22, and his ex-girlfriend apparently were having a disagreement and altercation at the apartment and when she left to get help and the police arrived they heard gunshots.

Here is the television news story.

The baby died from the injuries that she suffered and the father was still alive with no further information.