CITRUS SPRINGS, Fla. (WFLA) — The Citrus County Sheriff’s Office said it is investigating a double shooting that happened at an assisted living facility.
Friday, deputies said an 81-year-old man shot his 80-year-old wife outside the facility, which is located in Citrus Springs, before shooting himself.
According to investigators, both the man and woman were pronounced deceased. No one witnessed the shooting, which happened outside one of the housing units.
“We cannot imagine the heartache they are currently experiencing from
tragically losing two beloved family members today,” the sheriff’s office said.
At this time, the facility, the shooter, and the victim have not yet been identified.
This is a developing story. Check back for updates.