Police: 88-year-old mother and her 61-year-old son dead in murder-suicide in Maryland
MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Md. (ABC7) —
An 88-year-old mother and her 61-year-old son are dead in a murder-suicide Wednesday evening at a home in Silver Spring, Maryland, authorities said.
According to the Montgomery County Police Department, Garvey Dyer, 61, shot his mother, Rose Dyer, 88, to death inside her home before turning the gun on himself.
Police say they found the mother and son already dead inside the home in the 4700 block of Bethesda Avenue after receiving reports of an assault shortly before 9 p.m.
An investigation into the murder-suicide remains ongoing and authorities ask that anyone with information contact the Major Crimes Division at (240) 773-5050.