Police: 2 dead in apparent murder-suicide in Independence
INDEPENDENCE (AP) — Independence authorities are investigating after two people were found dead in a home in an apparent murder-suicide.
According to Independence police, 66-year-old Phillip A. Hurlburt and his wife, 66-year-old Barbara J. Olsen, were found around 5:45 p.m. Wednesday.
Independence police spokesman Officer John Syme said a firearm was used in the incident.
Police said they were called to the residence regarding a possible domestic violence disturbance.