The gunman who shot down five people at a South Carolina home is former NFL player Phillip Adams, who killed himself early Thursday, a source told the Associated Press.
A well-known doctor, his wife their two young grandchildren were among those found Wednesday evening at the home in Rock Hill. They died as a result of gunshot wounds, according to the York County Sheriff's Office.
Adams' parents live near the doctor's home, and he has been treated by the doctor in the past, according to AP's source, who spoke on condition of anonymity because he wasn't authorized to speak publicly. The source said Adams, 33, then later killed himself.
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