Couple dead in apparent murder-suicide in Montgomery County

It happened at a home on Thousand Trails near Old Montgomery Wednesday night. The bodies were found shortly after one of the now-deceased placed a call to his son.

April 17, 2014 4:29:48 AM PDT
Deputies are looking into an apparent murder-suicide in Montgomery County.

It happened last night at a home on Thousand Trails near Old Montgomery. Police say a 69-year-old man called his son to confess to shooting his 65-year-old wife with a shotgun. He then told his son he was going to kill himself.

Deputies rushed to the home and found both the man and woman dead inside.

Family members are now trying to figure out why.