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Tod Goodyear

A Port St. John woman shot and killed her four children before taking her own life.

Woman Who Killed Four Kids, Self Reported Trouble In Her Home

A Port St. John central Florida woman who shot and killed her four children before taking her own life had recently reported trouble in her home. Dispatch records released by the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office noted that authorities had gone to Tonya Thomas’ house on three successive days last month.

CBS4–05/16/2012

(SOURCE: CNN) Police officers in Port St. John armed as part of a SWAT stand offwhere a mother apparently killed her 4 children then killed herself.

Brevard Mom Kills 4 Kids, Herself

Three kids ran to a neighbor’s house in PortSt. John Tuesday morning, saying their mom had shot them. Mom called them, and they went back home, where police said they were shot dead by their mother before she took her own life.

CBS4–05/15/2012