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Putnam County Investigators say husband shot wife before shooting himself

Posted by wlpo on February 14, 2012

If you’ve been following the story of the couple found dead in their home in Hennepin, investigators say it was a murder suicide.  The Putnam County Sheriff’s Office says 73 year old James and 83 year old Darlene Price were found dead in the kitchen area of their home Sunday evening.  Deputies went to the home after receiving a 911 call.

Investigators believe James Price shot his wife once before shooting and killing himself.

Autopsies were performed Monday morning.  Toxicology reports are pending.


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