Rene Ogden killed twins Chase and Olivia, then committed suicide, says El Paso County coroner

Earlier this week, Rene Ogden and twins Chase and Olivia were found dead in their Colorado Springs area home. In the immediate aftermath of the tragedy, police declined to rule out any possible causes for their deaths even as reports surfaced that Rene had recently seemed depressed. Now, however, the El Paso County coroner's report is in, and it establishes a murder-suicide scenario.
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