UPDATE: Woman found dead, man discovered with gunshot wound to the head
CHICKASHA, Okla. – Police say they are investigating after one person was found dead inside a Chickasha home Tuesday afternoon.
Shortly before 2 p.m., authorities were called to a home near 25th St. and Country Club Rd.
Officers were told that a man had reportedly shot and killed his estranged wife.
When they arrived, they found a woman dead and a man suffering with a gunshot wound to the head.
The man was taken to a nearby hospital in critical condition.
However, he died a short time later at the hospital.
Authorities say it is still too early to know exactly what happened but police believe it is an isolated incident.
Assistant Chief Elip Moore, with the Chickasha Police Department, said, “This is a tragic situation, and we should keep this family in our prayers.”
According to the Chickasha Express-Star, officials say they are investigating the crime as a possible murder-suicide.
At this time, the names of the victims are not being released.