Sheriff’s investigating murder-suicide near Palmview

Deputies are investigating a suspected murder-suicide of an elderly couple near Palmview, according to the Hidalgo County Sheriff’s Office.

Law enforcement authorities were called to a home on Fairway Court at approximately 1:40 p.m. with regard to a welfare concern, and upon arrival found two deceased individuals inside.

HCSO is not releasing their identities at this time, stating that the investigation is in the early stages.

Editor’s note: This story has been updated to reflect the correct location of the residence.