VCSO: 3 Dead In Apparent Murder-Suicide


UPDATE 2: The shooter has been identified as 58-year-old Richard Murray. He lived at the home and was the longtime boyfriend of one of his victims, Nancy Russo Eads.

UPDATE (7-10-19): Volusia County Sheriff Mike Chitwood spoke at the crime scene earlier this morning and said that the male found at the scene left a note apologizing to his family for what he did.

His identity has not been released yet.

The two women have been identified as 56-year-old Nancy Eads and 32-year-old Lisa Ferraro.

Sheriff Chitwood said that Eads was in the process of making a plan to evict the male, her boyfriend, from the residence.

That's when he shot Eads and Ferraro before turning the gun on himself.

Earlier reporting below.

Deltona, FL - The Volusia County Sheriff's Office is investigating an apparent double murder-suicide that was discovered late last night (July 10th).

The victims were found during a well-being check that was called in at a Nardello Drive home around 9:30.

Deputies responded after relatives of the residents requested for law enforcement to check on them because they haven't heard from anyone in hours.

When deputies entered the house they found two women and one man, each deceased with gunshot wounds.

The identities of the deceased are not available for release just yet, but recent details say that the victims are a mother and her adult daughter as well as the mother's boyfriend.

This story is still developing, we'll update it as soon as more details are available.



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