Josh Powell's Murder-Suicide Message: 'I'm Not Able to Go On'
Also: His two sons suffered 'chop wounds,' apparently from a hatchet
Shortly before Josh Powell blew up himself and his two sons, he left his family a chilling voicemail.
“I am not able to live without my sons, and I’m not able to go on anymore,” Powell said in a message obtained by ABC News, recorded 20 minutes before the explosion at his Tacoma, Wash.-area home. “I’m sorry to everyone I’ve hurt. Goodbye.”
Other details about the tragedy are also emerging.
Powell’s sons Braden, 5, and Charlie, 7, allegedly suffered “chop wounds” from what appeared to be a hatchet, according to police, reports FoxNews.com. But the official cause of death is believed to be smoke inhalation.