Friday, December 12, 2014
"PORTLAND, OR — Detectives are searching for answers about what led to a suspected murder-suicide in Clackamas County this week.
"Deputies were called out to the 7500 block of Southeast Lake Road near Milwaukie for a welfare check at 6:30 p.m. Monday.
"At the home, deputies discovered the bodies of a man and woman.
"Initial evidence at the scene suggested a murder/suicide. Detectives believe that Tyson Stockton, 28, killed his wife Whichelle Stockton, 29, and then killed himself.
"No other details about the crime scene were released.
"Investigators said the couple had lived at their Lake Road home for the past eight months. Whichelle Stockton was recently discharged from the Navy after four years of service, but she does not have any family in the area.
"Detectives are seeking answers from the public about the couple's relationship and what might have preceded the suspected murder/suicide."