Police investigating murder-suicide near eastern Kansas park

November 12, 2018

SHAWNEE, Kan. (AP) — Authorities are investigating a possible murder-suicide near a suburban Kansas City park.

Police say in a Facebook post that two bodies were found Sunday near Riverfront Park in western Shawnee, Kansas. The discovery was made while officers were responding to a request from Kansas City, Missouri, police to check on the welfare of a person thought to be endangered.

The names of the two people who were found dead weren’t immediately released. Their deaths are under investigation.

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