Elderly couple identified in muder-suicide.
POSTED: Wednesday, December 23, 2009 - 8:20am
UPDATED: Thursday, February 25, 2010 - 11:34am
There are new details in the suspected murder-suicide of a couple at their mobile home in Donna.
The Hidalgo county Sheriff's department identified the couple as 81 year-old James Brown and 77 year-old Pauline Brown. The manager at the Palm Shadows RV Park found the couple dead inside their mobile home with gunshot wounds to their heads. Police did find a handgun near the bodies and suspect the husband as pulling the trigger on his wife then on himself. Friends of the couple say the woman had been suffering from Alzheimer's and the man had just found out he had cancer.