Deputies: 2 dead in apparent murder-suicide in Casa Grande

2013-11-04T10:17:00Z 2013-11-04T10:40:08Z Deputies: 2 dead in apparent murder-suicide in Casa GrandeVeronica M. Cruz Arizona Daily Star Arizona Daily Star
November 04, 2013 10:17 am  • 

A husband and wife were found dead in a Casa Grande home in a murder-suicide Sunday afternoon, according to a news release from the Pinal County Sheriff's Office. 

Deputies responded to a shots fired call shortly before 4 p.m. in the 10000 block of North Baltimore Drive in Casa Grande and found a 45-year-old man and 46-year-old woman with gunshot wounds, Tim Gaffney, a spokesman for the Pinal County Sheriff's Office said in a news release. 

The couple were pronounced dead at the scene. 

Detectives determined the man shot his wife and then shot himself, the release said. They have not determined a motive for the shooting. 

The names of the man and woman are being withheld pending next of kin notification. 

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