PHOENIX - Police say they are investigating a murder-suicide stemming from a domestic violence situation between a married couple in north Phoenix.
"As operators tried to get information from him, they heard another gunshot," Sgt. Vincent Cole said.
When officers arrived at the home, they found 80-year-old Williams Potts and his 80-year-old wife, Susan, with gunshot wounds.
Susan died at the scene and William was taken to a hospital where he later died. Two dogs were also found dead at the home.
The motive for the shootings is unknown at this time.
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