Tuesday, July 2, 2013
"GRAND PRAIRIE, TX — A series of phone calls led up to a double murder/suicide that left two children orphaned.
"Dashun Atkins, 39, drove to Hill Top Lane to the home of his ex-wife, Janea James, 37, and shot her in her neighbor’s yard, according to Grand Prairie Police Det. Mark Beseda. Atkins shot James’ boyfriend, James Doyle, 41, inside the home.
"Two children, a 5-year-old boy and 3-year-old girl, who belonged to Atkins and James were left at the home unharmed.
"Atkins then drove to his apartment’s garage and shot himself.
"Police said the couples young children were taken into protective custody to be questioned before they could be turned over to family members."
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