Gunmen kill family of six in Baghdad

Dec. 4, 2012 at 11:40 AM

BAGHDAD, Dec. 4 (UPI) -- Gunmen broke into a house in eastern Baghdad Tuesday, killing a family of six, officials said.

A security official said an investigation had begun to determine "who is behind this crime," IraqiNews.com reported.

"Unidentified gunmen broke into a house in Zayouna neighborhood of eastern Baghdad on Tuesday morning and killed the whole family ... [of] six members, father, mother and four children," the official said, "then managed to flee."

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