UPDATE (3/16): The Boone County Coroner has released the names of the husband and wife killed in a murder-suicide.
They are identified by the Boone County Coroner as 45-year-old Ismael Bello and 47-year-old Maria Bello, a 47 year old female.
The joint investigation by the Boone County Sheriff’s Office and Coroner’s Office indicates that Ismael Bello shot and killed his wife and then turned the gun on himself.
The Boone County Sheriff’s Department says that a husband and wife found dead in the Caledonia-area home was a murder-suicide.
They were called to the home on Cummings Road on Monday for a welfare check. They arrived to find both the husband and wife in their 40’s dead of gunshot wounds. It was not disclosed which person was the shooter.
The investigation is ongoing and the names of the deceased are not being released at this time.