Police investigate possible murder-suicide
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CREATED Sep. 5, 2013
Las Vegas, NV (KTNV) -- Las Vegas police are investigating an apparent murder-suicide in the Southwest part of the Valley.
Officers responding to a request from family members, found a man and woman dead of apparent gunshot wounds.
Neighbors said it wasn't the first time police had been called to 5695 Thunder Spirit Street.
Joe Anchetta lives across the street, "There's been issues there. Altercations before."
Police said their preliminary investigation reveals the couple was married, but recently separated. They said the man had returned to the home to talk to his wife about their situation.
They said it appears the man shot his wife, then turned the gun on himself.
Their names have not been released yet.
Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 385-5555.