Ohio Cops Release 911 Call After Keefe Murder-Suicide – What We Know!

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Pictured: A police officer exterior the crime scene within the aftermath of the taking pictures.

Police in Strongsville, Ohio, have launched a heartbreaking 911 name made by a younger lady reporting that her father had shot her mom and himself in a murder-suicide over the weekend.

Regulation&Crime isn’t sharing the audio itself as a result of it might determine the minor, however we’ll quote the back-and-forth between the clearly distraught caller and the dispatcher.

As Regulation&Crime reported Monday, Strongsville Police stated in a press release {that a} 911 name got here in simply earlier than 11:30 a.m. on Saturday reporting the lethal taking pictures. Authorities stated they discovered Carrie Keefe and Kevin Keefe shot on the scene.

Following the 911 name, police stated, Kevin Keefe was discovered useless on the scene and recognized because the suspected shooter. Carrie Keefe was discovered unresponsive and dying. Tragically, the mom of three daughters—all of them enrolled within the native faculty district—died at a close-by hospital.

The 911 name launched by Strongsville Police supplies extra perception into how authorities recognized the shooter.

“My dad simply killed himself and he shot my mother,” the lady stated.

“It’s very laborious to listen to you may you’re taking me off speaker cellphone?” the dispatcher stated.

“Sure,” the lady replied.

“Okay, what’s happening [at] Calderdale [Lane],” the dispatcher requested.

“My dad simply shot my mother and he killed himself,” the lady stated.

“Your — did what?” the dispatcher answered.

“My dad simply shot my mother!” the crying lady shouted, her voice quivering. “Please hurry!”

The dispatcher then requested the kid caller the place in the home her dad and mom have been situated.

“My mother’s laying on the kitchen ground,” the lady stated. “He’s laying by the steps, identical to proper previous the kitchen.”

The dispatcher then requested about whether or not the Keefe dad and mom have been nonetheless alive.

“I believe she’s nonetheless respiration,” the lady stated of her dying mom. “She’s nonetheless respiration.”

The lady stated her mother was shot within the arm, proper shoulder, and her waist.

“The place’s the gun at, have you learnt?” the dispatcher requested.

“It’s by my dad however I don’t wish to go over there,” the lady responded.

“Is he awake?” the dispatcher requested.

“No, he’s useless,” the lady stated.

“He’s useless? Aww,” the dispatcher stated.

“Please hurry up, she’s virtually gone. I can’t lose her,” the caller stated of her mother.

“You stated she’s nonetheless respiration?” the dispatcher requested.

“Barely, she’s making bizarre sounds,” the lady stated, noting that her uncle was on the home and attempting to assist save her mother.

“Are you aware the place they’re?” the caller requested, referring to first responders. “I believe she goes to die quickly.”

“Please don’t let her die; I can’t be alone,” the lady stated.

The decision, which lasted for greater than six minutes, ended with the sounds of kids crying as first responders arrived on the Calderdale Lane residence.

Whereas WJW reported that Carrie Keefe filed for divorce in October 2021, WOIO stated that the estranged couple had just lately agreed to promote the house the place the murder-suicide came about.

“Our group suffered a tragic loss yesterday with the deaths of Carrie and Kevin Keefe, in what Strongsville Police are investigating as a murder-suicide. When lives are misplaced in such a devastating means, the results may be far-reaching,” stated a part of an e-mail which Strongsville Metropolis Colleges Superintendent Dr. Cameron M. Ryba despatched to oldsters and employees. “As a college district and group, we have to assist each other. Please maintain the household and the Keefe youngsters in your ideas and please attain out to your faculty counselor if we may be of any assist to you or your youngsters as we course of these occasions as a group.”

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