Murder-Suicide At Jehovah’s Witness Christmas Morning

At a Jehovah’s Witness Kingdom Hall in Thornton, Colorado, a man shot and killed his wife and then killed himself, police said.

Thornton Police confirmed in a news release that the two adults found dead at the scene were former members of the Kingdom Hall congregation.

Upon confirmation of the deceased’s identities, the Coroner of Adams County will issue a report.

Additionally, the Adams County Sheriff’s Department Hazardous Material Unit is investigating suspicious devices found at the scene, and police are interviewing witnesses as part of the investigation.

Police report that there is “no known threat to the Thornton community.”

There are about 10 miles between downtown Denver and Thornton.