Mesa Police Investigate Murder-Suicide

February 18, 2008

Earlier this afternoon at approximately 1:45 p.m., Mesa Police responded to a possible murder-suicide in the 3600 block of E. Quenton Drive in Mesa.

At this point in the investigation, it appears to Mesa Police investigators that Bryon Turner, 87, of Mesa shot and killed his wife, Sarah Turner, 84. Furthermore, it appears Byron then shot himself. They were both pronounced dead on scene.

Investigators are currently working on obtaining a search warrant to enter the residence.

At this time there is no further information available. Updates will be released as new information is obtained.



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