Double Shooting in St Francois County

(Bonne Terre, MO) -On Monday February 10, 2020, Officers responded to the report of a Domestic Disturbance involving a firearm in the 9400 block of Woodleigh Drive in the Lake Timberline Development in Bonne Terre. According to the police statement, responding officers were advised of shots fired at the scene prior to arrival. In the first 911 call, a 71-year-old caller advised operators that she believed her grandson had shot her husband, reporting that she heard two shots fired initially, and shortly after heard a third shot fired.  A second 911 call was received from a male caller who advised that he had been shot twice. During this second call, the male caller became unresponsive and the 911 line remained open.

Officers arrived at the scene found the 66-year-old resident deceased in the living room of the home. Officers also found a 24-year-old resident of the home deceased on a bedroom floor from what appeared to be a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

This incident continues to be investigated by the St. Francois County Sheriff’s Office. The deceased individual’s names are being withheld pending notification of family members.

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