Two dead in apparent murder and suicide in La Vista

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La Vista Police are investigating a shooting incident that left two people dead late Tuesday night – an apparent murder and suicide.

Police identify the murder victim as Charlotte J. Weaver, 73. She was dead at the scene Herman J. Weaver, 72, was transported to the hospital but died a short time later.

Officers were called to the Alpine Village Apartments, near 86th Circle and Harrison, around 11:15 p.m. They were responding to a call from a man who said he had shot his wife and was going to kill himself.

The 911 operator said what sounded like a gunshot was then heard on the open phone line.

Autopsies were scheduled Wednesday.