A White Rock area couple died Sunday in what police are investigating as a murder-suicide.

Authorities responded at 7:45 p.m. to a shooting at the couple’s home in the 9500 block of Alta Mira Drive, the Dallas Morning News reported.

They found 73-year-old Wayne Levon Thigpen and 72-year-old Jamie Thigpen dead from gunshot wounds. They had been married 50 years, according to Dallas County records.

No further details were released.


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