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Sault Michigan police investigating apparent murder-suicide

Elderly couple found dead outside Sault Michigan nursing home Thursday morning
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Sault Ste. Marie Police Department is investigating an apparent murder-suicide involving a husband and wife at a nursing care facility in Sault Michigan Thursday morning. 

Police responded to a report of shots being fired at Medilodge on Meridian Street at 10:16 a.m.

Officers found an elderly couple on the grass outside the nursing home, where the wife was a resident. 

Both were discovered deceased on the scene with single gunshot wounds. 

 A handgun was recovered near the victims. 

The investigation is ongoing.