Man Wounds Wife, Kills Self in Jackson County Assisted Living Center

By: News 10
By: News 10

An 89-year-old man walked into a Summit Township assisted living facility Tuesday afternoon and shot his 87-year-old wife who had been staying there.

The man then turned the gun on himself and took his own life.

The woman survived her wound and is in critical condition at Allegiance Health in Jackson.

The shooting occurred at about 2 p.m. at the Ridge Crest Health Center in the 700 block of Robinson Road.

The names of t he couple have not been released. The investigation is continuing.

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  • by Amy on Jul 11, 2012 at 04:40 PM
    Its a shame that it had to end this way but that is what they choose.
  • by anna l case Location: United States on Jul 10, 2012 at 08:33 PM
    omg are people going completely insane!??? IT ISNT EVEN SAFE TO GO TO WORK ANY MORE!!!
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      by Amy on Jul 11, 2012 at 04:39 PM in reply to anna l case
      There was no harm intended for anyone else. Don't make comments unless u know the couple or situation
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