The following excerpt is from an article that originally appeared on Christian Today
Authorities say Jacob Stockdale, 25 (red circle), of the Christian Stockdale Family Band, fatally shot his mother, Kathryn Stockdale (black circle) 54, and younger brother, James W. Stockdale, 21 (black circle next to his mother) then shot himself on Thursday, June 15, 2017. Also pictured from left are Calvin Stockdale, family patriarch, Tim Stockdale and Charles Stockdale.(Photo: Facebook/StockdaleFamilyBand)
Tragic gun violence shattered the wholesome image of the ultra-conservative Christian Stockdale Family Bandmade up of a father and his four sons, in Stark County, Ohio, Thursday when one of the sons allegedly shot his younger brother and mother dead then turned the gun on himself, local authorities say.
The Stark County Sheriff’s Office told The Columbus Dispatch that tragedy struck the Stockdale Family Farm Thursday when the alleged shooter, Jacob T. Stockdale, 25, used a shotgun to fatally shoot his brother, James W. Stockdale, 21, and mother, Kathryn B. Stockdale, before shootingpost was originally published on this site