The Monee Police Department is investigating a fatal shooting Wednesday night. Investigators are calling it a murder-suicide.
Police responded to call of shots fired in a residential neighborhood near Will-Center Road. (4900-block of Main Street) at about 8:10 pm.
The multiple shooting involved three family members. Two family members died, including the man who allegedly fired the shots.
A female called 911 operators and reported that a man had a gun, then the line went dead. When officers arrived they discovered two shooting victims. Two other teenagers in the home identified the victims as their mother and sister.
They told officers that their father had shot both victims and had fled the scene. The mother and sister were transported to the hospital. Thirty-six-year-old Tiffany Lee was later pronounced dead at Olympia Fields.
40-year-old Damien Lee was found in University Park in a car with a self- inflicted gunshot wound.