Friday, June 6, 2014
"HAGERSTOWN, MD — A family of three is found dead in their Washington County home. Deputies believe it may be a case of murder/suicide.
"It’s unclear what caused the shooting, but deputies believe that 54-year-old William Smith shot both his wife and his step-son before turning the gun on himself.
"Cop cars and yellow tape Thursday night. 17511 Dawn Drive in Hagerstown is now a crime scene.
"`When deputies arrived, there were three individuals deceased inside the residence–two adult males, one adult female. The individuals had suffered gunshot wounds,` said Carly Hose, Washington County Sheriff’s Department.
"Sheriff’s deputies believe William Smith killed both his wife, 47-year-old Kimberly Smith, and his step-son, 23-year-old Christopher Wachter, before taking his own life.
"`I can tell you that we are not seeking suspects,` said Hose."
From CBS Baltimore...