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Utah father kills wife, 5 kids after wife flies for divorce

The victims are his wife, Tanisha Haight, 40,their three daughters aged, 17,12 and 7 and two sons ages 7 and 4.

He also killed Tanisha Haight's mother who was 78 years old Gail Earl. Each of victims appeared to have gunshot wounds.

After nearly twenty years of marriage, court records shows forty years old Tausa Haight filed for divorce on December 21 in Iron County. On the same day the court, the court issued a domestic relations injunctions saying both parties must not harass or intimidate each other by any means, including electronically. It warned against domestic violence or abuse against the other person or a child.

Micheal Haight the assailant was listed as an Allstate insurance agent based out of Cedar city. Utah but a family friend said that he had quit his job just day before the incident.

He fatally shot seven family members and then killed himself in the family's house in Enoch city.

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