From The Tribune staff reports
MADISON COUNTY — A 14-year-old and his father are dead after an argument that led to an apparent murder-suicide on Friday, December 24, at approximately 11:33 a.m.
According to the Madison County Sheriff’s Office, deputies are investigating what appears to be a murder-suicide incident that occurred on Bermuda Lakes Drive in the Meridianville community. Deputies responded to an address and found one adult and one juvenile dead from gunshot wounds. The shooting is domestic violence-related and is isolated to the immediate area.
“There are many details we don’t know at this time,” Sheriff Kevin Turner said. “What I do know is that this is yet another example of senseless gun violence. It shakes our community to its core. My heart goes out to those affected by today’s senseless tragedy. Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time.”
The story will be updated when more information is available.