Murder-suicide suspected in deaths of man, woman in Missouri

3 years 3 months 2 weeks ago Monday, April 24 2017 Apr 24, 2017 Monday, April 24, 2017 7:50:00 AM CDT April 24, 2017 in News
By: The Associated Press

BALLWIN, Mo. (AP) — Authorities are investigating the deaths of an 83-year-old man and an 80-year-old woman in St. Louis County as a murder-suicide.

St. Louis County Police say officers found the man and woman dead Sunday morning in a home while checking on the welfare of the residents. Police say it appears that the man shot the woman and then himself in an unincorporated part of the county near Ballwin.

Authorities are investigating. The names of the man and woman weren't immediately released.

 

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