OAKLAND, Md. (WJZ) — Maryland State Police are investigating after an 87-year-old man attempted to kill his 86-year-old wife in a murder-suicide in Garrett County.

Police responded to a report of a shooting in the 5100 block of Sang Run Road in Oakland around 4:30 p.m. Thursday. There they found the couple wounded.

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Both were flown via medevac to Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown, West Virginia for treatment. The man was declared dead, while his wife is still receiving treatment.

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Police believe the man shot his wife before turning the gun on himself. Police continue to look for a motive in the case.

WJZ is choosing to withhold the name of the victim and therefore the suspect in this case since it was an attempted murder-suicide.

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