A 61-year-old man used a shotgun to kill his 95-year-old mother Tuesday afternoon, then fatally shot himself, authorities said Thursday.
Police did not release a motive for the shootings.
The woman was identified as Beatrice Thomason. She was killed by a shotgun wound to her head and was pronounced dead at 4:50 p.m., according to the Tarrant County medical examiner's website. Her death was ruled a homicide.
Her body was found in the living room of her home in the 4800 block of Wedgeview Drive.
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The body of her son James Thomason was found nearby. He died Tuesday from a shotgun wound to his head, according to the medical examiner's website, and his death was ruled a suicide.
James Thomason lived in the home with his mother and ran Beajim Custom Designs from there, according to Tarrant County public records.
A caretaker called police about 4:30 p.m. Tuesday to investigate. Officers arrived and discovered the bodies.
Before Tuesday, police had no record of making any calls to the residence.