UPDATE 7/16/19: RPD has identified the deceased subjects in this case as Maxwell Artem Pearson, 18 years old, and Gary Raymond Pearson, 61 years old.
ROCHESTER, Minn. (KTTC) — Police have released more information about Monday night’s homicide investigation. See the original coverage here.
According to a news release late Monday night, it began with a call for a possible suicide along the 1500 block of 8th Avenue NW at 3:56 p.m.
Police said a woman came home and found her 18-year-old son with an apparent gunshot wound. Police responded and reported also finding the man’s 61-year-old father who had a gunshot wound.
Police said it appears to have been a murder-suicide, although the investigation continues.
Investigators said they found at least one gun on the property.
Autopsies will be done today, police said, and they need to review the evidence further.