Ex-wife: Suspected killer in incestuous triple murder-suicide had 'explosive' temper

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Monday, April 23, 2018
Ex-wifeL Accused gunman had history of abusive behavior, owned four guns
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Sandra Bookman has the latest on an accused killer in an alleged incestuous triple-murder suicide.

There is new information about the accused killer in an alleged incestuous triple-murder suicide that spanned three states.

The ex-wife of suspected gunman Steven Pladl claims he had a history of abusive behavior. She says he had an explosive temper and legally owned at least four firearms.

Police say Pladl killed his 20-year-old biological daughter and the seven-month old son they had together.

Officers say Pladl also killed his daughter's adoptive father and then killed himself.


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