Police: 4 children, one woman found dead in Nashville

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NASHVILLE, TN (WKRN) – Police in Nashville are investigating after a woman and her four children were found dead Monday night.

Authorities responded to the call just after 6:00 p.m. 

Maury County Sheriff Bucky Rowland said a family member came home and discovered the bodies. Three girls and one boy were the victims.

The sheriff confirmed that a firearm was used.  He also said that there appears to be no suspect in the shooting but stopped short of confirming a murder-suicide.

Police said that they have not had any previous call from the family’s home.

Identities are being withheld at this time.

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