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Couple dead after double shooting in Noblesville

Posted at 7:46 PM, Dec 17, 2020
and last updated 2020-12-17 19:52:25-05

NOBLESVILLE — Two people are dead after a double shooting Thursday afternoon in Noblesville.

According to a report from Noblesville police, officers were called to the 15900 block of Plains Road on report of a shooting.

When officers arrived, they found two people, a man and a woman, suffering from apparent gunshot wounds. Officers and firefighters provided immediate care to the victim and both were taken to area hospitals.

Police said the woman was identified as Kristin A. Tomalia, 37, of Noblesville. She was taken to Ascension St. Vincent, where she died shortly after arriving.

The man was identified by police as the woman's husband, Rene C. Tomalia, 43, of Noblesville. He was taken to Eskenazi Health where he died shortly after arriving.

Police said based on witness statements and evidence at the scene, investigators do not believe there is cause for public concern regarding additional suspects in the case. A police spokesman said the evidence suggests the shooting was a murder-suicide, however, the investigation remains ongoing.