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GRAVES COUNTY, KY — The Graves County Sheriff’s Department says they are investigating what appears to be a murder-suicide involving a husband and wife.

Deputy Sheriff Davant Ramage told Local 6 investigators found the couple with gunshot wounds at a home on U.S. 45, southwest of Wingo.

Ramage said the murder-suicide likely happened Friday in the early morning hours. The motive is under investigation.

The identities of the husband and wife have not been released. Autopsies are scheduled for Saturday.


UPDATE:

Grave’s County Sheriff’s Office has released the names of the husband and wife involved in the murder-suicide that occurred early Friday morning. Mitchell Laws , 54, and his wife Rhonda Laws, 51, both died as a result of a single gunshot wound.