LAS VEGAS, NV (KNXT) – Authorities have identified the elderly couple who died in an apparent murder-suicide incident inside an elder care facility Wednesday.

The Clark County Coroner’s Office said the man and woman were identified as Donna Kim, 83, and John Kim, 79.

The husband and wife died from gunshot wounds at Las Vegas Post Acute & Rehabilitation on South Maryland Parkway around 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, according to a Las Vegas Police statement.

Investigators determined John Kim shot his wife, then turned the gun on himself.  Donna Kim had been a resident of the facility since March.  Authorities would not comment on any possible motive behind the killing.


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