Police Investigating Apparent Murder-Suicide in Temple Hills


Police say an elderly couple found shot to death in their Temple Hills home Wednesday is being investigated as a murder-suicide.

Crews responded to the 5500 block of Winston Street around 2 p.m. for a welfare check. There, they found Armando Velasco and Virginia Velasco, both suffering from gunshot wounds and pronounced dead on the scene.

The couple, both 72 years old, was married and Prince George's County Police say the case is being investigated as a murder-suicide. 

If you have any information, call police at 301-772-TIPS.

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