Limestone County, AL – The Limestone County Sheriff’s Office has confirmed that a 14-year-old child has confessed to the murder of five family members, including their parents and siblings near the Elkmont community.

A statement from Limestone County Schools:
“[Limestone County Schools] is deeply saddened by the tragic event that has occurred in the Elkmont community. We are concentrating our efforts in assisting our students, faculty and community in dealing with this tragedy. Counselors will remain on campus as long as there is a need.