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Deputies identify two in Land O'Lakes murder-suicide

LAND O' LAKES — Authorities on Friday identified two people found dead Thursday after an apparent murder-suicide.

Pasco sheriff's detectives believe that Melissa Marie Howard, 30, was shot dead by her boyfriend, David Jon McQuiston, 36, before he turned the gun on himself.

It happened in a locked bedroom at Howard's home, 22535 Stillwood Drive. McQuiston lived at 10059 Bedford Road in Spring Hill, deputies said.

The motive is still under investigation.

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Deputies identify two in Land O'Lakes murder-suicide 08/21/09 [Last modified: Friday, August 21, 2009 1:38pm]
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