Two from Milw. area found dead in Chicago murder-suicide

CHICAGO (WITI) -- Chicago police are investigating an apparent murder-suicide that occurred in a downtown hotel.

The two people found dead at the Sheraton Chicago hotel on Friday, June 21st were from the Milwaukee area.

The 56-year-old man and 46-year-old woman were found dead in bed together inside a room at the hotel.

Police found two guns next to the bed, and initially thought the incident was a double-suicide.

However, an autopsy found that the man was killed first, and the woman died after shooting herself.

FOX6 News is choosing not to identify this couple.