Austrian authorities are investigating the supposed murder of five people in the ski town of Kitzbuehel, Reuters reported Sunday, quoting the police.
The murders had happened overnight, a spokesman for the regional Tirol police stated.
The suspected perpetrator was arrested, an Austrian press agency APA reported, citing authorities.
Local press, citing police info, reported that the perpetrator was a 25-year-old guy who’d entered the family home of his former girlfriend and taken five people – the young girl and her new boyfriend, in addition to her brother and parents. He turned himself over to the authorities and confessed to the murders, the press reported.