In an emotional video streamed to Facebook Live from her hospital bed, a tearful Amanda Simpson says, “I’ve relived it over and over and every time I close my eyes, I see my babies. The incident was reported about 8:30 a.m. as a burglary in progress, Denton County sheriff's Capt. Please pray for Amanda’s recovery. Orlando Hinojosa makes a statement on the murder-suicide that happened at about 8:30 a.m.
Notify me of new comments via email. At one point in the video she says the nurses and doctors want her to try and sleep, but she can't. Wednesday in Ponder, north of Fort Worth. The bullet, she explains, hit her in the shoulder and is lodged under her shoulder blade. The Ponder Volunteer Fire Department told KXAS-TV (NBC5) that they were called to the home in the 600 block of Lone Star Park Lane to tend to someone with a self-inflicted gunshot wound.
Amanda Simpson survived what police say was Justin Painter’s fatal shooting of the children, her boyfriend and himself at her home in Ponder, Texas. For now, she’s awaiting surgery Friday to remove a bullet lodged under a shoulder blade. “They want me to sleep,” she said of her doctors and nurses. “I can’t sleep. Through tears and with a bullet still lodged in her shoulder, Simpson said, “I’ve relived it over and over and every time I close my eyes, I see my babies… I see them dead.
Every time I close my eyes, I see my babies. Sobbing, she continues, “I have to start funeral arrangements. They later learned that several victims were inside the home. Denton County Central Appraisal District records list Lorrena and Walter Lucas as the owners of the house, but they could not be reached for comment. Survivor in Ponder murder-suicide blames divorce judge. Judith McDuffie, 4, carries stuffed animals to place at a memorial with her mother Amanda McDuffie for the family that was killed May 16, 2018, in the Remington Park neighborhood of Ponder.
Posted by KXAN News on Thursday, May 17, 2018 Continue Reading Copyright 2018 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. During her video post on the day of the shooting she lashed out at the legal system. “I made it very clear to the judge that he was mentally unstable. She spoke in a Facebook Live video from her bed in a hospital in nearby Denton. Every time I close my eyes, you guys don’t want to know what I see,” she said. “Every time I close my eyes, I see my babies.
The Galveston County Medical Examiner officially released the names on Saturday. I'm doped up. Then, with her voice shaking, she says, “You never think you will lose a child. Under the “family” section of Justin Painter’s Facebook page are listed a daughter, Caydence Nicole Painter, and two sons, Drake Alexander Painter and Odin Tyler Painter. It was unknown if the people inside the house were renting it.
Police say a man shot his ex-wife, three children and her boyfriend at a home Wednesday morning before turning the gun on himself. Authorities later identified the ex-wife as Amanda Simpson. All rights reserved. Notify me of new comments via email. Denton County Sheriff’s Office Capt. All rights reserved. And they didn’t listen. Dimitrios Pagourtzis Identified As Sante Fe High School Shooter Law enforcement sources told CBS News that the shooter is 17-year-old Dimitrios Pagourtzis.
Ponder ISD officials said none of the district’s students were listed as living at home where the shootings occurred. He says he tried to explain the killing to his 13-year-old daughter Wednesday night but found himself at a loss. That post has since been flooded with comments like: "I just don't understand how someone could kill their babies." The divorce was finalized in March, court records show.
This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. Teachers, 8 Students Identified As Victims Of Texas School Shooting Two teachers and eight students were killed Friday in a shooting at Santa Fe High School, near Houston. Orlando Hinojosa identified the slain children as four-year-old Drake, eight-year-old Odin and six-year-old Caydence Painter. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.
I don’t know how to act. Nor had they disclosed the type of weapon or weapons used in the shootings. The Dallas Morning News Inc. Five people were found dead in a home in Ponder north of Fort Worth early Wednesday, the Denton County Sheriff's Office says. Simpson was ordered to pay child support to Painter, records show. And they didn’t listen. Copyright by KXAN - All rights reserved Previous Baby dies after being left in hot car...
Three survivors are clinging to life. And they didn't listen, so now I don't have my babies. All products featured were editorially selected. Also on Facebook, a woman believed to be Simpson’s sister posted about the shooting. “My heart is broken ... Cynthia M. One person was wounded and taken to a nearby hospital. In Facebook Live videos she posted from her hospital bed, Simpson has recounted the events leading up to Wednesday's shooting and detailed her recovery.
Previous Solar-powered iPhone X 'Tesla' costs... In the over nine minute video Simpson speaks slowly often sobbing. “I’ll tell you guys what happened another day. Cowboys WR Terrance Williams Arrested For Public Intoxication Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Terrance Williams was arrested in Frisco Saturday for public intoxication. They want me to sleep. PEOPLE.com may receive a percentage of sales for items purchased from these links. © 2017 Time Inc.
The day after a murder-suicide claimed five lives, including the shooter, in the small town of Ponder, Texas, residents are shocked. People here leave their houses without worrying about being burglarized, but times are changing. Judge Nancy Berger, who said she remembered presiding over the case, said there was no hearing during the divorce proceedings, so there would not have been time for the comments Simpson mentioned.
Groundbreaking Research In North Texas Seeks Cure For ALS ALS, or Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis, is one of the most debilitating and deadliest neurological diseases out there. In the video, Simpson expressed anger with the judge in her divorce suit, whom she said ignored her warning about her husband. Copyright by KRON - All rights reserved Next These Bay Area cities made list of... Simpson described her injuries saying,”The bullet is under shoulder blades — or under my shoulder blade — but it’s also broken a couple ribs.
Simpson said the day before, Painter had called her wanting to reconcile the relationship, and "he didn't like it" when she told him no. The murder-suicide happened Wednesday morning at Amanda Simpson’s home in Ponder, about 30 miles north of Fort Worth. Three survivors are clinging to life. She said she told the judge Painter had attempted suicide. “Because I don’t know if anybody knows, but Justin tried to commit suicide a year ago.
The Fort Worth man who shot his ex-wife and killed their three children and her boyfriend at a Ponder home had initiated their divorce in August, court records show. Richardson's older sister, Laura Kneeland, said her brother had always been a compassionate and dedicated family man. It is located about 40 miles northwest of Dallas. Just hours after the murders Simpson, who was shot in the shoulder, recorded a Facebook Live video from her hospital bed at Medical City Denton.
And I made it very clear to the judge that he was mentally unstable,” she said. “And they didn’t listen, so now I don’t have my babies. Faculty at City College of San Francisco to get salary increases Image copyright 2018 Getty Images. The grieving mother continued, “You never think you will lose a child. CBS Broadcasting Inc. Richardson was 29 and from Lancaster, South Carolina, according to the Tarrant County medical examiner's office.
Amanda has posted but not all the details. Our journalism takes a lot of time, effort, and hard work to produce. Amanda Lee Simpson, the mother of the three children slain Wednesday, was the only survivor of the rampage carried out by her ex, Justin Painter. After calling her mother, Kneeland and her husband immediately drove to reunite with family in Savannah, Ga. "It was the longest eight hours I've ever driven," Kneeland said.
This morning a visibly groggy Simpson again took to social media. Crashes In Different Cities Along Interstate-30, All Around Same Time A series of crashes along Interstate-30 early Friday kept emergency crews busy and drivers frustrated throughout the night. You guys know they were my everything, my purpose to breathe.” After the divorce, Painter had hoped for reconciliation “and I told him I couldn’t.
Painter, her ex-huband, was 39 and lived in Fort Worth. PONDER — A man shot his ex-wife, three children and her boyfriend at a home Wednesday morning in Ponder before turning the gun on himself, officials said. Five people died in the shooting. Today God gained 3 angels. Ponder has a police force of four sworn full-time officers and a few reserves, Genova said. She was in stable condition Thursday, a hospital spokesperson said.
People in the community held a vigil at 7:30 p.m. I don't know what to say. Denton County Sheriff's Office Capt. The ex-wife, the only survivor, was taken to Medical City Denton in unknown condition. Drake, Odin, & Caydence. Denton County Sheriff's Office Capt. The Tarrant County medical examiner’s office identified the children as Drake Painter, 4; Caydence Painter, 6; and Odin Painter, 8. The Dallas Morning News Inc.
Painter was apparently distraught that his ex-wife was about to move in with her new boyfriend. CBS Broadcasting Inc. He didn’t like it,” Simpson said. Rural Hawaii communities face various volcano threats Twitter Stay Connected Copyright 2018 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. On your 4:30 newscast, you guys put Ponder in Collin County…it is in Denton Co. Our journalism takes a lot of time, effort, and hard work to produce.