Two Dead in Suspected Murder-Suicide in Camden Co.

3 years 3 months 3 weeks ago September 26, 2013 Sep 26, 2013 Thursday, September 26 2013 Thursday, September 26, 2013 7:52:00 PM CDT in News
By: Blair Miller, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

CAMDEN COUNTY - The Camden County Sheriff's Office is treating a death investigation in Climax Springs as a murder-suicide.

Detectives identified the victims as 57-year-old William J. Goodack, Jr., and his wife, 65-year-old Linda K. Goodack.

Each had sustained a single gunshot wound to the head.

Sheriff's deputies responded to the Goodack home in the small town northwest of Camdenton at 2 p.m. Thursday after a friend of the couple called authorities when neither had been heard from since Wednesday.

Detectives say the friend saw the couple laying unresponsive on the floor when they arrived.

The bodies of Mr. and Mrs. Goodack were taken to Springfield for autopsies after their next of kin was notified.

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