Fiji Police Force says that the initial information gathered regarding the elderly couple found motionless in their home in Lami this morning indicates an alleged murder suicide case.
This is all subject to the outcome of investigations, however credible information gathered so far from the victims family indicates the strong possibility of the case being classified as so.
“However we must stress that the case will only be classified following the post mortem examination and once investigators gather necessary expertise statements from relevant professionals.”
“This will also include technical advise from the Republic of Fiji Military Forces as they were called into inspect a firearm found at the scene of crime.”
Police arrived at the scene of an alleged crime in Lami where an elderly couple were found dead in their home this morning.
The victims were found by their son inside their room lying motionless and both had visible injuries.
The Forensic team was at the scene and it is still early in the investigations to determine the circumstances surrounding the incident.