Deputies: Woman killed her husband, adult son with special needs before killing herself

Lake County, Fla. — A woman in her 70s killed her husband and their adult son with special needs before killing herself Tuesday in an apparent double murder-suicide, according to the Lake County Sheriff’s Office.

Investigators said they were called shortly before noon to the home in the Crescent Lake Club subdivision in Clermont after a pool employee noticed a foul odor.

Deputies said they forced entry to the home and discovered three bodies, each person had been shot, according to police it is unclear when the family had died.

Neighbors told investigators they had not seen the family in weeks.

At the time of this story, their identities had not been released.

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