MONROVIA (CBSLA.com) — Police Friday investigated the circumstances surrounding the deaths of a man and woman in Monrovia.
Just before 2 a.m., officers were sent to a home located in the 100 block of North Grand Avenue for report of shots fired.READ MORE: Arrest Made In Venice Arson Fires, Investigators Looking For Second Man
Upon their arrival, police located an adult man and woman — both dead — inside the home.
Authorities said they first found 37-year-old Wendy Wright suffering from multiple gunshots to the upper torso. Officers then found 35-year-old Cory Wricker near the rear of the location with a self-inflicted gunshot wound.READ MORE: Gusty Santa Ana Winds Topple 2 Trees On Same Sylmar Property
The couple were married for about a year and had no children.
Detectives said the deaths appeared to be a case of murder-suicide. The motive is unknown.
No one else was inside the home at the time of the victims death, authorities said.MORE NEWS: CBS2 Morning Team Challenges KPIX To TikTok Bet Over Rams-49ers NFC Title Game
Anyone with information regarding this incident is urged to contact the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department at (323) 890-5500.