Elderly Utah Husband and Wife have been married for twenty-seven years.
Wife is a retired attorney and domestic violence advocate now suffering from Parkinson’s Disease; Husband a retired engineer.
There is no known history of domestic violence in their marriage.
Yet seemingly out of the blue, Husband shoots and kills Wife and then commits suicide.
According to a professor, in older couples, violence can erupt suddenly without any prior incidents, just as appears to be the case here.
Read more in this [North Andover, MA] Eagle Tribune article: Domestic violence advocate killed by husband .