MARYVILLE (WATE) – Maryville police are investigating a murder-suicide.
Officers were sent Monday night to an apartment on North Everett High Road.
Lori Laugherty, 35, and 47-year-old David Kirk were found dead.
Police believe Kirk shot and killed Laugherty before turning the gun on himself.
Police say a family member had been unable to reach Kirk and asked a friend to check on them.
The friend found the bodies and called for help, according to officers.