PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Police are on the scene of a deadly shooting in Washington County.
It started around 4:15 a.m. on Walter Street in Carroll Township.READ MORE: Neighbors Want Liquor Control Board To Take Action Against Bar In Carnegie
Neighbors were stunned, and say they woke up to see police running towards the home.
Police say 72-year-old Ronald Powell is accused of killing his wife, 62-year-old Leslie Powell. They say he called 9-1-1 and reported that he had shot his wife.READ MORE: 2 Allegheny County Lawmakers Introduce Plan To Allow Legal Recreational Marijuana Use In State
Neighbors say the couple didn’t have any apparent marital issues, but the husband did struggle with some medical issues.
Powell is now in the Washington County Jail, charged with criminal homicide charges.
He is being held without bond.MORE NEWS: Allegheny County Council Approves Plan To Spent Nearly $100 Million From American Rescue Plan