North Richland Hills Police called to scene to investigate a death – find mother and son deceased from apparent murder/suicide.
On Tuesday, February 20, 2018 at approximately 4:30 pm, North Richland Hills Police received a call from a caretaker to a home in the 4800 block of Wedgeview Dr. regarding a death investigation. Upon arrival, officers found a 95 year old female and 61 year old male deceased from apparent gunshot wounds. The initial investigation reveals this was an apparent murder/suicide.
While the department is still attempting to notify family members of the deceased, they have been identified by the Tarrant County Medical Examiner as:
- Female, Beatrice Thomason 95 years of age
- Male, James Thomason 61 years of age
The police department has no prior calls at this address. The relationship between the two deceased is mother and son.
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