Sheriff attributes 3 deaths to murder-suicide - KFVS12 News & Weather Cape Girardeau, Carbondale, Poplar Bluff

Sheriff attributes 3 deaths to murder-suicide

Posted: Updated:

NEVADA, Mo. (AP) - A southwest Missouri sheriff says three bodies found in a rural Nevada home were family members who were killed in a murder-suicide.

KOAM-TV (http://bit.ly/1mXFbgg ) reports Vernon County Sheriff Jason Mosher says all three people found Friday night died of gunshot wounds.

The Sheriff's Office says two of the bodies found were of people between 40 and 50 years old, while the third person was older.

Mosher credited the Southwest Missouri Major Case Squad for the quick determination of a murder-suicide.

His office is continuing the investigation and communicating with family members.

Information from: KOAM-TV.

Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Powered by WorldNow

310 Broadway
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701

FCC Public File
publicfile@kfvs12.com
573-335-1212
EEO Report
Closed Captioning

All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Worldnow and KFVS12. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.