FLORENCE, Ore. (AP) — A 71-year-old woman shot and wounded her 75-year-old husband and then fatally shot herself north of Florence, authorities said.
The Lane County Sheriff’s Office said deputies, state and Florence police responded to a report of a shooting at 6:17 a.m. Tuesday at a home and found the woman dead.
The woman’s husband also was found in the home with a gunshot wound, according to the sheriff’s office. He was taken to a hospital.
The sheriff’s office said an investigation indicates the woman shot both of them for unknown reasons. The Lane County Medical Examiner’s Office has ruled her death a suicide.
Their names have not been released.