Man, Girlfriend Dead In Apparent Murder-Suicide

Posted at 8:51 PM, Dec 03, 2017
and last updated 2017-12-04 07:44:21-05

A man and his long-time girlfriend have died from gunshot wounds at a home on Cliff Drive in what police said appeared to be a murder-suicide.

Authorities responded to the scene in the 3100 block around 6:15 p.m. Sunday.

Officers said a relative reported finding the two shot inside the home. Both had head wounds.

Police said the man, identified as 50-year-old Virgil Taylor, was found dead inside the home. His girlfriend, 43-year-old Latasha Booker, died at the hospital.

The relative reported the couple had fought earlier in the day. Reports stated a pistol was found near Taylor.

Detectives said the investigation remained ongoing.