BULLS GAP — The Hawkins County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an apparent murder/suicide with two deceased that took place in the St. Clair community near Bulls Gap Friday evening.
Around 6:54, the HCSO received a call of shots fired at 2007 Walter Drive, Bulls Gap.
Upon their arrival, deputies reportedly found a 34-year-old woman with a gunshot wound.
The woman was transported to Hawkins County Memorial Hospital, where she was pronounced deceased.
A man with a gunshot wound was also found on the scene and was pronounced deceased.
HCSO Chief Deputy Tony Allen stated in his report that the case is being investigated as a murder/suicide with the male being the shooter.
As of press time Friday, the names of the deceased hadn’t been released pending notification of family members.