SJSO investigating murder-suicide of ‘elderly’ couple

ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. — Reports from the St. John’s County Sheriff’s office state that on July 11, officers responded to an incident of two individuals deceased inside their home.


A known friend of the family had come by the residence to drop off groceries, and found a note from one of the individuals stating that they were deceased inside their home.

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SJSO reported that both of these individuals were elderly and suffered from severe medical issues.

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This was being investigated as a murder suicide and autopsy results confirmed those findings. Both individuals sustained gun shot wounds.

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