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Murder Suicide Investigation

September 16th, 2023 by WCBC Radio

On Thursday September 14, 2023 the Allegany County Sheriff's Office responded to a residence in the area of Bedford Road, Cumberland, MD to check on the well being of an occupant at the residence.

Upon arrival to the scene two deceased individuals were located. The Sheriff's Office requested the assistance of investigators with the C3I Unit, the Maryland State Police Crime Scene Unit, and the Medical Examiner's Office.

An investigation at the scene revealed that a 56 year old white male killed his wife, a 52 year old white female, and then took his own life.

There is no threat to public safety, and the incident remains under investigation by C3I.