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KAFR EL SHEIKH, Egypt - 1 January 2019: Kafr El-Sheikh Police Investigation Department has unveiled the mystery of the murder of a four-member family whose bodies were found slain inside their home in the Nile Delta city in the wee hours of the new year.
A 42-year-old man reported the murder of his wife and three children, 8, 6 and 4 years of age after he discovered their bodies when he got home from work.
Police forces and crime scene investigators headed to the apartment and did not find any signs of violent breaking into the place and everything seemed normal. After showering the husband with questions he confessed the crime which he claimed was due to problems with his wife that left him insane and and take the decision to kill his family on New Year's Eve.
The husband acted the crime and was referred to the prosecution for further questioning.