DAMASCUS, Md. (WJZ) — Two people are dead in what police are calling a domestic-related homicide in far western Montgomery County Christmas morning.
The homicide happened in the 28900 block of Kemptown Road in Damascus.READ MORE: Masks Required For All In Anne Arundel County-Owned Buildings, Unvaccinated County Employees To Undergo Weekly Testing
Police said dispatchers got a call shortly before 8 a.m. from a relative of Bruce Tucker, 84, who said he had just shot his wife and was going to shoot himself.READ MORE: COVID-19 In Maryland: Positivity Rate Rises To 3.23%, 25 Hospitalized
When officers arrived at the home, they reportedly made multiple attempts to contact the couple. When that failed, police entered the home and found Tucker and his wife, Deborah Tucker, 54, suffering from gunshot wounds.
Both were pronounced dead at the scene.MORE NEWS: Fire Investigators Probe Deadly Blaze In Caroline County Mobile Home
Police are still investigating what led to the shooting.