Police: Domestic argument between husband and wife ends in murder-suicide in North Port

Police: Domestic argument between husband and wife ends in murder-suicide in North Port
Detectives from the North Port Police Department are on scene conducting a death investigation of a husband and wife in North Port. (Source: North Port Police Department)

NORTH PORT, Fla. (WWSB) - Detectives from the North Port Police Department say a domestic argument between a husband and wife ended in a murder-suicide.

Police say around 1 a.m. Saturday morning, units responded to a home on the 5000 block of Lady Slipper Avenue for a family disturbance and reports of shots being fired inside the house.

This is one of three reported murder-suicides in four days:

When officers arrived, they found a husband and wife dead in the home. Police say their preliminary investigation indicates a domestic argument ended in a murder-suicide.

Police say their investigation continues.

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