Originally posted July 7 at 8:25 a.m. / Updated July 7 at 9:43 a.m.
At approximately 10:33 p.m. on Monday, Los Angeles County
Sheriff’s Department Homicide Bureau detectives responded to the 500 block of
Los Altos Avenue in Arcadia to assist Arcadia Police Department personnel
investigate the circumstances surrounding the death of a female adult.
Officers responded to a possible suicide call. When they arrived, they found a male Asian adult deceased in the garage. When they entered the home, they found a female Asian adult deceased also. They were both pronounced dead at the scene.
The male located in the garage is 75 years-old and the female located inside the home is 68 years-old. They are husband and wife.
They were discovered by a relative at the location.
Evidence at the scene has revealed this is a possible murder suicide.
The investigation is still ongoing.
Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department’s Homicide Bureau at (323) 890-5500. If you prefer to provide information anonymously, you may call “Crime Stoppers” by dialing (800) 222-TIPS (8477), use your smartphone by downloading the “P3 Tips” mobile app on Google Play or the Apple App Store or by using the website lacrimestoppers.org.