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UPDATE: Lawrence County Couple Dead in Murder-Suicide, Names Released

UPDATE 4/9/12 @ 10:05 a.m.
LAWRENCE COUNTY, Ohio (WSAZ) -- The Lawrence County Ohio Sheriff’s Office has released the name of the husband and wife killed in a murder-suicide Sunday night.

The shooting happened at a house in the 4300-block of County Road 15 in South Point about 5:30 p.m. Sunday.

Sheriff Jeff Lawless says 84-year-old Dalton Holley shot and killed his wife Lola, 76, and then turned the gun on himself.

Lawless says a relative, who lived at the house, said the couple had been arguing throughout the day. She said she left the house to run some errands and when she returned, found them dead in a bedroom.



ORIGINAL STORY 4/8/12 @ 8:39 p.m.
LAWRENCE COUNTY, Ohio (WSAZ) -- A man and his wife are dead after a murder-suicide, according to the Lawrence County Sheriff's Department.

Sheriff Jeff Lawless says it happened about 7 p.m. Sunday at the couple's home on County Road 15 in the Buffalo Creek area of Lawrence County. Lawless says the couple had been arguing all day, and that led up to the murder-suicide.

The coroner is now on scene investigating. As of now, the sheriff's department isn't releasing the couple's name.

We have a crew on scene and will bring you more as it becomes available.


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