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COLUMBIA, Tenn. – Three people, including an 11-year-old girl, were fatally shot by a family member Friday morning in a Middle Tennessee city, authorities said.

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An adult man and woman were also killed in the shooting in Columbia, The Daily Herald of Columbia reported. A fourth family member escaped through a window and called 911 from a neighbor’s home, Maury County Sheriff Bucky Rowland said at a news conference.

“My heart breaks for this family today,” Rowland told reporters.

The shooting occurred at about 5:45 a.m. CDT, WKRN reported. Three hours later, authorities arrested Nathanial Pipkin, 22, in Monteagle, located about 100 miles south of the shooting, according to the television station. Pipkin was driving a silver Mustang when he spotted the Monteagle Police Department, The Daily Herald reported. Local police, assisted by the Tennessee Highway Patrol, pulled Pipkin over shortly before 9 a.m. CDT.

“Within three hours this guy is 100-plus miles away and he doesn’t know that we have a clue who he is and he is taken into custody,” Rowland told reporters. “A lot of great work.

Rowland said Pipkin’s mother and 11-year-old sister were killed, and Pipkin was also related to the other two victims. The sheriff did not reveal the relationship between Pipkin and the adult male, The Daily Herald reported.

Pipkin is being held at the Maury County jail and will be booked on three counts of homicide, WKRN reported.

It is the second time in nearly three years that family members have been involved in a fatal shooting in Columbia, The Daily Herald reported. On Oct. 15, 2018, four teens were fatally shot at their home.

Their mother, Cynthia Collier, 55, died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound, an autopsy conducted by Davidson County Senior Associate Medical Examiner David Zimmerman showed. The children — Kaileigh Lin Collier, 17, Lia Lin Collier, 15, Bo Li Collier and Meigan Lin Collier, both 14 — also died as a result of multiple gunshot wounds, the newspaper reported.