AP NEWS

The Latest: Police release IDs in apparent homicide-suicide

January 19, 2018

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — The Latest on two deaths at a Tucson home (all times local):

1:45 p.m.

Tucson police have released the identities of a man and a woman found dead in their residence following what police call an “apparent homicide-suicide.”

Sgt. Kimberly Bay says 27-year-old Taris Ford-Dillard apparently shot 22-year-old Jazmine Willock and then himself.

Bay says officers discovered the bodies Thursday after an employer called police for a welfare check on Willock after she didn’t show up for work.

Bay says the couple were in a relationship and that their bodies had “obvious gunshot trauma.”

---

6:50 a.m.

Tucson police are calling the deaths of a man and a woman found dead in their residence an “apparent homicide-suicide.”

Sgt. Kimberly Bay say officers discovered the bodies Thursday after an employer called police for a welfare check on a female employee who hadn’t showed up for work.

Bay says the couple were in a relationship and that their bodies had “obvious gunshot trauma.”

Identities weren’t released.

AP RADIO
Update hourly