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Body Found In Lake Connected To Death Of Woman In St. Clair Shores

September 07, 2018 - 12:03 am

ST. CLAIR SHORES (WWJ)  - Police are investigating the possible murder-suicide of an elderly couple in St. Clair Shores.

The investigation unfolded Thursday afternoon when officers pulled a 92-year-old man's body from Lake St. Clair. The body was found a short distance from the shore in the area of Jefferson Avenue and 12 Mile Road.

Officers located the man's car nearby and followed the registration back to his home on 12 Mile Road between Harper and Greater Mac, where an 82-year-old woman was found dead. 

The pair is said to be husband and wife. 

Police have not yet said how the couple died, but it's believed the man took his own life.  

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