Sheriff: 2 dead in Sherburne County

BECKER, Minn. (AP) — Sherburne County officials are investigating an apparent murder suicide in the Clear Lake Township.

County Sheriff Joel Brott says a woman 911 at about 1:30 p.m. Friday and said someone told her he had shot his wife and was threatening to shoot himself.

The St. Cloud Times reports ( ) deputies on the scene in Clear Lake Township were able to talk with Christopher Norrbom by telephone, but negotiations broke down.

Officers then got into an attached garage where they discovered the body of Janell Norrbom. They entered the home 6:41 p.m. and found Christopher Norrbom dead.

Officials are not looking for any other suspect. The man and woman were both 47-years-old.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s