Friday, September 19, 2014
"OAKWOOD, VA — An investigation into the shooting deaths of two Buchanan County, Va., residents is now underway.
"Deputies with the Buchanan County Sheriff’s Office were dispatched after a disturbance with possible gunshots being fired at an Oakwood area home was reported, Sheriff Ray Foster said in a statement released Monday. Upon arrival, deputies found the bodies of two people with gunshot wounds inside the home.
"After beginning an investigation at the scene, deputies identified the two people as 56-year-old Katherine Diane Cline and her husband, 45-year-old Dallas Edward Cline, both of Oakwood, Va., Foster stated. The incident was reported at approximately 7:30 p.m. Sunday.
"Foster said the shooting was currently being considered a murder/suicide.
"The bodies were transported to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner Western District in Roanoke, Va., where an autopsy will be performed, Foster said. The investigation is ongoing, pending the results of the autopsies. Investigators did recover a firearm from the scene that is believed to have been used in the shooting."