Father Kills Family and Burns Home

San Antonio, Texas – Local police have uncovered the heartbreaking details of a murder-suicide involving a family of four. The tragic incident occurred on March 8 at a residence off Wrangler Run near Southton Road, where a deadly fire engulfed the home.

According to authorities, firefighters responded to reports of an explosion from the garage before the house was engulfed in flames. Upon conducting a search, four deceased individuals were discovered inside the property. The Bexar County Medical Examiner determined that three of the victims had died from gunshot wounds.

San Antonio Police investigations revealed that the father, identified as Alfredo Pescador, 44, shot and killed his wife, Blanca Pescador, 40, their daughter, Leslie Pescador, 19, and their 13-year-old son. Following the brutal murders, Pescador set the house on fire before ending his own life by a self-inflicted gunshot.

The family’s tragic loss has left them speechless, as expressed in a statement released by a relative on March 14. The statement described Blanca as a happy and beautiful person, while Leslie and Freddie were described as outstanding students and awesome human beings.

This devastating incident highlights the deep impact of domestic violence within families and the lasting grief it leaves behind. The local community is urged to come together and support organizations working to prevent such tragedies from occurring in the future.

The local community is now rallying behind the family to raise funds for the funeral expenses as they grieve the loss of these beloved individuals.