Parents and six children handcuffed, shot dead by mothers ex-boyfriend

EIGHT people including six children have been handcuffed and fatally shot in the head by their mothers ex-boyfriend at a home in Texas.

Parents Dewayne Jackson, 50, his wife Valerie Jackson, 40, and children Nathaniel, 13, Dewayne, 10, Honesty, 11, Caleb, 9, Trinity, 7, and Jonah, 6 were all shot in the head by David Conley, 48.

The bodies were discovered when officers went to do a welfare check at the home.


It’s alleged Conly was previously in a relationship with the children’s mother and that she had changed the locks on him after he had moved out, causing him to go on a violent rampage.

Conley was arrested at the scene after a standoff with police.