SANTA CLARITA (CBSLA.com) — A man and woman killed in an apparent murder-suicide in the parking lot of a shopping center in Stevenson Ranch were married, investigators said Monday.
The shooting occurred just before 9 p.m. Sunday outside a FedEx store in the 24900 block of Pico Canyon Road, said Deputy Crystal Hernandez of the Sheriff’s Information Bureau.READ MORE: Ticketholders To Filipino Festival FAHMfest Find Empty Parking Lot In San Pedro
“Evidence at the location indicates the couple exited the FedEx store together,” said Hernandez. “The husband shot his wife and then himself. The weapon was recovered at the scene.”READ MORE: Lakers Lose To Warriors 121-114
Investigators have indicated the couple came to the business in separate cars, and the shooting happened after they left the business, according to KNX 1070’s Pete Demetriou.MORE NEWS: One Shot In Beverly Hills Robbery Outside Restaurant
The circumstances preceding the incident were still under investigation, Hernandez said.