Cherokee County woman found dead in an apparent murder suicide

CHEROKEE COUNTY, AL (WBRC) - Investigators in Cherokee County are looking into what appears to be a murder suicide. Cherokee County Sheriff Deputies discovered a woman's body lying next to her car at Cornwall Furnace Park on Saturday.  Investigators are saying 25 year old Jessica Sharp died on the scene. After finding Sharp, Cherokee County dispatchers got a call from a man who said he was involved in her death. Michale Joseph Snider 39 years old of Gaylesville told dispatchers that he was in a wooded area about 3 miles from the crime scene and he had a self inflicted knife wound. Snider was located by authorties and transported to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead a short time later.

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