|Andrew Loyd, age 11|
Six months ago, Andrew was held hostage, at gunpoint, by his father during a police standoff. Billy Loyd had also served time in a mental institution.
Why, then, was the father allowed to own guns, and why was Andrew allowed to be anywhere near his father.
The father was also having economic problems.
A news video.
From an article:
Authorities say Loyd had posted on Facebook that he was in financial trouble, feared he would be evicted and his son taken from him. Loyd left funeral instructions and asked any reader to contact authorities..