The Summit County Medical Examiner's Office and Copley Police are investigating the deaths of an elderly couple as a murder-suicide.
Copley Police Chief Michael Mier tells AkronNewsNow the bodies of the 86 year old man and his 89-year old wife were found by relatives in their bedroom in their home on Aberth Drive around 9:30 this morning. Both had died of gunshot wounds
Mier says the Medical Examiner will conduct autopsies.
Mier says the couple had recent health problems.
No further information is available at this time.