Traverse City Record-Eagle

January 6, 2011

Confirmed: Murder-suicide

By ALEX PIAZZA
apiazza@record-eagle.com

TRAVERSE CITY — Authorities said two men are dead following what appears to be a murder-suicide shooting in a downtown parking lot this afternoon.

The shooting occurred outside a business at 413 S. Union. Police said a man approached and shot another man in the chest, then turned the weapon on himself. A woman who was with one of the men was not injured.

Police were interviewing her this afternoon.