Lincoln Police Investigating Murder-Suicide

A Lincoln couple was found dead Monday night in a work shed behind their home. On Tuesday, police confirmed the deaths were a murder/suicide and their northeast Lincoln neighborhood is in shock. According to neighbors, the couple had lived in the same northeast neighborhood for more than 50 years.

Police say the bodies of a 71 year old woman and a 73 year old man were discovered in a shed behind their home. Relatives say they hadn't been able to reach the couple for a few days, and a niece went to check on them. Police say they were last seen by neighbors on Friday evening.