KSP: Man apparently shot his wife, then turned gun on himself

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BREMEN, Ky. (WEHT) – Kentucky State Police Troopers are investigating the death of a Bremen couple.

On Friday, around 10:36 a.m., KSP was contacted by the Muhlenberg County Sheriff’s Dpeartment in reference to a shooting in the 700 block of St. Clair Rd.

When officers arrived, they said they found Darcy Markwell, 47, and her husband, Jon Tracy Markwell, 55, dead in their home.

KSP said a preliminary investigation showed they both appear to have suffered gunshot wounds.

According to KSP, it appears Jon Tracy Markwell shot his wife and then turned the gun on himself.

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(This story was originally published on July 22, 2019)

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