Apparent Murder-Suicide In Gallatin County

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Updated: 6/20/2012 2:50 pm
Kentucky State Police Post are investigating an apparent murder-suicide in Verona. 

Gallatin County Dispatch informed state police that they had received a call of a shooting at 185 Wanda Court in Verona at 10:41 a.m. Wednesday.

When troopers arrived, they found that April Turner, 35, of Verona had been shot in her home.  April Turner’s husband, Michael Turner, 37, of Verona was also found in the home with a gunshot wound. 

Police say a preliminary investigation shows that Michael Turner shot his wife before shooting himself.  Both subjects were pronounced dead at the scene.  Three children, ages 14, 13 and 8, were outside the home at the time of the shooting and are with Gallatin County Social Services.

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