Man, woman dead in northwest apartment murder-suicide

LAS VEGAS - Metro is investigating a murder-suicide Wednesday morning at an apartment complex near Rancho Drive and Lone Mountain Road.

According to police, they received a 9-1-1 call around 3:15 a.m from the man involved. He wanted to report a suicide. He gave his name and address at the Tivoli complex and said the door was unlocked.

When police arrived at the apartment, they found the man's body, and a woman's body and a note stating it was a murder-suicide. The woman is believed to be the man's wife, police said. The couple was in their 50s.

Another apartment resident told police they heard two shots. Police said, the timing of those shots showed one was before the 9-1-1 call and one was after the call.

Family members will be notified once the coroner officially identifies the man and woman.

 

 

 

 


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