Yesterday's ambush murder of five people in the small village of Manchester, Illinois marks the first ever multiple homicide in the areas history. There actually has not been a homicide in Scott County since 1993. Two male children including an infant, an adult male, and two adult females were found dead at the scene. The gunman, 43-year old Rick Odell Smith, was killed in a shootout with police. He was reportedly the Mayor's nephew and his motive is unclear. Manchester is about 75- miles north of St. Louis.