Rowlett father kills 11-year-old son and himself in murder-suicide

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ROWLETT, TX --  Some sad news out of Rowlett.

An 11-year-old is dead from an apparent murder suicide, and the person that killed him was his father.

Police say 40-year old Policarpo Gonzalez-Flores shot his son, James Gonzalez, then turned the gun on himself on Saturday.

But before he did, Cops say Flores called his wife to tell her he killed their boy and that he was next.

James was a student at Coyle Middle School.

Garland Independent School District released a statement saying, "he and his family are in our thoughts and prayers as they and our school community mourn this terrible loss."

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