New York police sergeant, 49, shoots dead his wife, 43, and two sons, 10 and 12, before turning gun on himself in murder-suicide at their home

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Written By Maya Cantina
  • Police found Watson Morgan, 49, his wife Ornela Morgan, 43, and their two sons aged 10 and 12 dead in their home on Saturday
  • Watson was identified as a sergeant with the Bronxville Police Department and it’s believed he committed the murder-suicide 

Four family members were found dead in their New York home after an apparent murder-suicide by their police officer father, according to police.

On Saturday, officers from the Clarkstown Police Department found Bronxville Police Department Sergeant Watson Morgan, 49, his wife Ornela Morgan, 43, and their two sons aged 10 and 12 dead in their home.

Officers responded to a call at 10 Clydesdale Court in New City to preform a welfare check, where they found all four family members dead with gunshot wounds according to police.

Clarkstown Police Department found Bronxville Police Department Sergeant Watson Morgan, 49, his wife Ornela Morgan, 43, and their two sons aged 10 and 12 dead in their home

The Clarkstown Police Department identified Watson as a sergeant with the Bronxville Police Department and believe he committed the murder-suicide.

‘At this phase of the investigation it is believed that Watson killed his wife and two children, prior to killing himself with a self-inflicted gunshot wound,’ police said.

A handgun was recovered at the scene and police said the public is not in any danger. 

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