Apparent murder-suicide victims identified in Brown Co. - Cincinnati News, FOX19-WXIX TV

Apparent murder-suicide victims identified in Brown Co.

Two people were found dead in the 6500 block of Stephan Road.  (FOX19 NOW file) Two people were found dead in the 6500 block of Stephan Road. (FOX19 NOW file)
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SARDINIA, OH (FOX19) -

Officials have identified the individuals in what the Bureau of Criminal Investigation called a murder-suicide.

Jay and Denise Applegate were found dead early Monday morning from apparent gunshot wounds.

Authorities said they were called to the 6500 block of Stephan Road by 10 a.m.

Family members of Jay Applegate said the two victims had been going through a divorce, and Denise was living in the house on Stephan Road..

The Brown County Coroner's Office is investigating the incident.

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