Police: 5 dead in apparent Ore. murder-suicide
Tuesday, May 22, 2012
SALEM, Ore. (AP) -- Salem police say five people have died in what they believe was a murder-suicide.
Police say the bodies of a woman and three children were found in a house that burned Tuesday morning in northeast Salem.
They say the woman's husband was found dead in a vehicle near Cottage Grove. He is also the father of the three children.
None of the victims was immediately identified.
The police said firefighters who responded to the fire about 5:30 a.m. found evidence of violence and called officers.