Police probe stabbing deaths of suburban St. Louis couple

4 months 2 weeks 6 days ago December 06, 2016 Dec 6, 2016 Tuesday, December 06 2016 Tuesday, December 06, 2016 7:15:16 PM CST in News
Source: AP
By: The Associated Press

FENTON (AP) — Police are investigating the deaths of a couple whose stabbed bodies were found in their home in the St. Louis suburb of Fenton.

St. Louis County police say 65-year-old Michael Oppermann and 64-year-old Denise Oppermann may have died during a homicide-suicide.

Police say that officers responding to a call for them to check on the well-being of the couple found the bodies after a neighbor provided them with a key to the locked home. Authorities say there were no signs of forced entry.

Police say the Oppermanns each had been stabbed several times.

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