ATHENS, Ala. — Police say a north Alabama woman and her son are dead in what appears to be a murder-suicide.
Police say 73-year-old May Chao Mei Hu and her 39-year-old son Robin Shen Hu were found dead in their home in Athens on Wednesday afternoon.
A delivery driver found a note on the door of the house and called police.
Athens police say a preliminary investigation shows the two died of gunshot wounds in a murder-suicide, but an autopsy is need to confirm the findings.
Investigators believe the man shot his mother and then killed himself.