Identities of couple found dead in Placerville released
08/21/2014 9:37 AM
08/21/2014 9:38 AM
The El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office on Thursday released the names of the couple found dead earlier this week in a Placerville area home.
The bodies of Gene Bunch, 83, and Barbara Dozier, 85, were found Tuesday at a residence in the 3300 block of Gold Nugget Court. Deputies responded to the home for a report of an assault with a deadly weapon and possible suicide.
The bodies of Bunch and Dozier, who had lived together for many years, appeared to have gunshot wounds, according to a sheriff’s press release.
The investigation into their deaths is ongoing. The investigation includes the possibility that the deaths were part of a murder-suicide, according to the release.
Sacto 911 StaffBill Lindelof
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