Murder-suicide shooting under investigation in Otter Tail County

Photo by: WDAY Radio Staff
Photo by: WDAY Radio Staff

(Battle Lake, MN) -- The Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office is investigating a believed murder-suicide that occurred in Battle Lake Monday afternoon.

The Department tells WDAY Radio that a 59-year-old man and 58-year-old woman were found dead in a home in the rural town around 2:24 p.m. with gunshot wounds. There is no believed threat to the public, and the incident does remain under investigation.

The names of the two found dead have also not yet been released.

Stick with WDAY Radio as more details become available.