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Howard County double shooting was murder-suicide

Sheriff says man shot woman and himself
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Posted at 4:22 PM, Jan 14, 2020

GREENTOWN — A double shooting that left two people dead in Howard County Monday was a murder-suicide, according to investigators.

The Howard County Sheriff's Office identified the victims as 39-year-old Kimberly Butler-Wilson of Sweetser and 42-year-old Timothy Glassburn of Converse. Both towns are near Greentown, east of Kokomo, where the two were found dead,

After 6 p.m. Monday, local police and sheriff's deputies were called to the parking lot of the Casey's General Store in Greentown where they found the man and woman slumped over inside a 2012 Dodge Journey.

According to investigators, Glassburn arrived at Casey's, parked next to Butler-Wilson's vehicle and got inside. A few minutes later, Glassburn shot the woman and then turned the gun on himself. The sheriff's office described the two as "known acquaintances" who met for unknown reasons.

The case remains under investigation and anyone with additional information is asked to contact Detective Rod Shaffer at 765-614-3475.