Nigerian doctor Benjamin Okigbo with his family

TEXAS-(MaraviPost)-A Nigerian doctor identified as Benjamin Okigbo reportedly killed his wife Theresa Okigbo and attempted to strangle his two sons before committing suicide in Texas.

Police chief in the area Eric Robbins confirmed the tragedy.

Robbins disclosed that the incident happened at around 10:05 am at the victim’s home on Friday morning, December 18 at Greatwood Subdivision in the 1500 block of Brookstone Lane.

Report by Lailas news indicated that on Friday morning, the couple’s daughter who wasn’t living with them called 911 after she discovered the lifeless body of her parents together with her two brothers tied to a rope.

Both the sons, 21, survived the attack with injuries and they are currently receiving treatment at a hospital.

Police said investigations are ongoing to establish the motive for the diabolical act and currently the case is being treated as a homicide suicide.

In a Separate incident, another murder suicide was reported after police located an adult male deceased self-inflicted gunshot wound on early hours of Friday December 19th and a juvenile boy with obvious signs of gunshot trauma in east side of Tucson.

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