WHEATLAND - On Nov. 18, in the early morning hours, an officer of the Wheatland Police Department responded to a report of gunshots in the 900 block 12th Street. A male subject reported his wife had shot him and then turned the gun on herself and took her own life.
The female was found deceased at the scene with a single gunshot wound. The male victim was transported by ambulance to the hospital. He is recovering in Denver.
The Wheatland Police Department is not releasing the names of the victims, pending investigation and notification of family members.