Authorities are investigating two deaths that reportedly occurred this morning north of Bonne Terre.
Emergency personnel were dispatched at 6:05 a.m. to a disturbance reported at a residence on Woodleigh Drive in Lake Timberline. The dispatch stated the caller’s grandson was causing a disturbance with a firearm and the weapon had just discharged.
The St. Francois County Sheriff’s Department confirmed that, as of 9:30 a.m., detectives were still processing the scene and collecting evidence. Detectives had not yet determined what had happened but authorities confirmed that two people were deceased as a result of the incident.
More information will be released as it becomes available.
Bobby Radford is a reporter for the Daily Journal. He can be reached at email@example.com
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