By CBS Baltimore Staff

LUTHERVILLE-TIMONIUM, Md. (WJZ) — Police are investigating the shooting deaths Monday morning of a Lutherville-Timonium couple as a case of murder-suicide.

About 7:50 a.m., officers were called to a reported disturbance at a home on East Padonia Road near Hartfell Road, according to the Baltimore County Police Department.

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When officers arrived, they found 49-year-old John Williams and his 39-year-old wife, Levi Williams, dead of apparent gunshot wounds, police said.

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Based on preliminary details, investigators suspect the Williams’ deaths were the result of a murder-suicide.

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The couple’s deaths remain under investigation.

CBS Baltimore Staff