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911 tapes released after shooter kills father and brother, then takes his own life

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KNOX COUNTY, Ky. (WKYT) - A 911 call has been released, detailing the moments right after a family friend found the body of former Knox County Judge Executive Raymond Smith.

Police say he killed himself after shooting and killing a father and son, and injuring his former girlfriend.

The 911 call reveals a family friend contacting the police when she saw the shooter, Raymond Smith, lying on the ground after he'd shot and killed himself.

21-year-old Robin Smith was shot and is recovering.

Her father, 50-year-old Michael Smith, and brother, 21-year-old Mychael Smith, were both shot and killed after a surprise attack.

Police say it was at the hands of Raymond.

Investigators say the relationship between Raymond Smith and Robin Smith recently ended, and they believe that may have been the motive for the shootings.

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