Police: Man killed mom, self in Palm Bay


PALM BAY, Fla. - Palm Bay police said a man fatally shot his mother before taking his own life early Saturday morning.

The incident happened at a home on Certosa Street NE around 1:00 a.m.

Investigators said Keith Jay, 29, shot and killed his mother in her bedroom after arguing with, and beating his pregnant girlfriend.

Jay then fatally shot himself in the front yard of the home, according to police.

Police said Jay has threatened suicide in the past.

Officials have not released the name of Jay's mother.