Oslo: Norwegian police say a 41-year-old
man is believed to have murdered his wife and three children,
including a 2-week-old baby, before killing himself.
Police spokeswoman Hanne Kristin Rohde says the wife
and baby were found dead in the couple`s apartment in Oslo
yesterday. The bodies of the man and two daughters, aged 9 and
13, were later found in a nearby lake.
Rohde said today the cause of death had not been
established but the case was believed to be a murder-suicide.
The motive was unclear.
She said the man was originally from Iran. He moved to
Norway in 1991 and became a Norwegian citizen eight years
later. Rohde said his wife was from Morocco.