2 Adults found dead in Surprise home

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By Jennifer Thomas By Jennifer Thomas

SURPRISE, Ariz. – Two people are dead after an apparent murder-suicide in Surprise Monday morning.

Oficers responded to a reported shooting at a home near Bullard Avenue and Waddell Road at about 10:40 a.m., according to Sgt. Mike Donovan with the Surprise Police Department.

While officers tried to make contact with the occupants, they heard a shot. They entered the home and discovered two adults dead from gunshot wounds.

Donovan said initial information suggests that one person shot the other and then shot himself or herself.

An officer received a minor cut to a hand as police made entry into the residence.

Information will be updated as it becomes available.