UPDATE: Two dead after Roanoke shooting
ROANOKE (WSLS 10) - Two people are dead after a shooting in Roanoke on Friday afternoon.
Police say 43-year-old Melissa Lynn Cook died at the scene and 40-year-old Bobby Ray Cundiff died after being taken to the hospital.
At 12:40 p.m., Roanoke police responded to the report of a shooting in the 4400 block of Holmes Street, about a block away from Monterey Elementary School.
When they arrived at the home, they found Cook unresponsive in the living room and Cundiff lying in the rear of the home. Cundiff was taken to Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital where he later died.
Both suffered gunshot wounds.
Police say evidence at this point indicated that the incident was domestic in nature and that both individuals shot each other.
A handgun was found near Cook's body and a handgun was also recovered that was near Cundiff when officers arrived on scene, according to police.
Officers continue to analyze evidence found at the scene and detectives continue to interview individuals familiar with both individuals.
No one else was inside the residence at the time of the incident and, at this point, there is no evidence to indicate anyone else was involved.
Police say the investigation remains on-going.
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