Mom kills son at shooting range

mary-moore-shootingA Florida woman fatally shot her son at the back of his head and then turned the gun on herself at a central Florida gun range, authorities said.  The tragic incident happened inside the Shoot Straight Gun Range on U.S. Highway 17-92 in Casselberry at about 4:12 p.m. on Sunday.

A 44 year-old woman named Mary Moore from Florida fatally shot her son and then turned the gun on her, according to fox news report.

Mary Moore was together with her 20-year-old son, Mitchell, were sharing a firing lane at the Shoot Straight range Sunday, police said.

A security video shows Moore walk up behind her son, point a revolver at the back of his head and fire a single shot, police said. She then put the gun in her mouth and pulled the trigger.

Mitchell was dead on the spot while Mary Moore died later at the hospital. According to the family members, Moore had a history of mental illness.