Six people were found killed inside their Florida home on Saturday evening, local officials said on Sunday morning.
A suspect is being sought after detectives found Mesac Damas’ wife and five young children dead inside their residence in the 800 block of Hampton Circle in North Naples around 6.30 p.m. local time.
The husband of the wife, and the father of the five murdered children, is being sought in connection with the crime. He was identified as Mesac Damas who is 33-years-old. Detectives described Damas as black, 6 feet 2 inches, 230 pounds with short black hair and brown eyes.
According to a Collier County Sheriff’s Office spokeswoman, Damas is possibly driving a black GMC Yukon Denali with Florida license plate M360PR.
Detectives did not immediately release the cause of death for the victims but called it a homicide investigation. One media report cited an official as saying the victims had not been shot but refused to release other information.
Anyone with information on Damas’ whereabouts is being asked to call the Collier County Sheriff’s Office at (239) 252-9300. If you want to remain anonymous and still be eligible for a reward call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-789-TIPS.
No further information was available on Sunday morning.