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Published July 11, 2012, 08:18 PM

Minot Man accused of killing 3 daughters in Wisconsin

Minot, ND (WDAY TV) -- Authorities say a Minot man suspected of killing his three young daughters called their mother out of the blue and asked to see them.

By: WDAY Staff Reports, WDAY

Minot, ND (WDAY TV) -- Authorities say a Minot man suspected of killing his three young daughters called their mother out of the blue and asked to see them.

Police found the girls dead in their mother's River Falls, Wisconsin house on Tuesday. Aaron Schaffhausen has been arrested in connection with the deaths. Formal charges are pending.

Police found the children dead in their home filled with fumes from the gas fireplace.

Neighbors are in shock.

Dale Jorgenson - Neighbor says, "Sadness, for the children, and for the family, I'm a grandfather, and I cant imaging what the family is feeling at this point."

Police say Schaffhausen called his ex-wife and admitted he had harmed the children.

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