High school art teacher killed in murder-suicide

High school art teacher killed in murder-suicide (Image 1)

The deaths of two people in west Tennessee have been deemed a murder-suicide by investigators.

According to The Commercial Appeal, Amy Lange and her husband, Mark Perry, were found dead in Millington, just north of Memphis, on Monday morning.

Police stated Perry shot Lange to death inside their home before turning the gun on himself.

The circumstances surrounding the shooting remain unclear.

Lange was an art teacher at Millington Central High School.

She had received public recognition for her work with students and was named Shelby County Schools teacher of the year for 2012 to 2013.

*The Commercial Appeal contributed to this report.

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