Police investigating murder and murder/suicide

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MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Memphis Police are investigating two murders that took place early Sunday morning.

The first happened in the 3400 block of Benbow.

Just before 1 a.m., police found an unidentified, 45-year-old man suffering from multiple gunshot wounds.

The man was taken to the Regional Medical Center in critical condition. He later died at the hospital.

The second happened at 1264 Thrushcross Cove, just before 4 a.m.

A woman was shot multiple times and pronounced dead on the scene.

A man was found with a single gunshot wound.

He was pronounced dead on the scene.

Police say this may have been a murder-suicide.

Neighbors identify the victims as Margaret and Tom Swearengen and say they had been having marital problems.

WREG is working to find out more information about the homicides.

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