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Two dead in suspected murder-suicide in Sullivan, Mo.


Sullivan, Mo. – Police in Sullivan are investigating what they think is a murder-suicide.

They found a woman, Sara Lackey, 27, shot to death at an apartment Monday night at about 6:30. Her boyfriend had also been shot but unhurt.

Police later found Lackey's estranged husband shot to death in a car lot. Investigators believe Harry Lackey, 58, shot his wife then drove to the lot and shot himself.

Police say the Lackeys' three children are staying with relatives.

Sullivan is about 70 miles southwest of St. Louis.


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