Police: Elderly couple died in apparent murder-suicide
Updated 12:38 pm, Monday, March 12, 2018
INDEPENDENCE, Mo. (AP) — Police say the deaths of an elderly married couple in suburban Kansas City appear to be a case of murder-suicide.
The couple was found dead at their home in Independence on Sunday afternoon. Police say they both died from gunshot wounds.
A relative called police after finding the man and woman dead.
Police identified them Monday as 81-year-old John Longwith, and 72-year-old Kay Longwith.