Hoover police investigating possible murder-suicide

Hoover police investigating possible murder-suicide
Police lights blurred at night (Source: KFVS)

HOOVER, Ala. (WBRC) - Hoover Police are investigating a possible murder-suicide, after finding a man suffering from what appeared to be a self-inflicted gunshot wound and a woman shot to death Thursday night in Hoover.

Hoover PD says they received a call around 5:10 p.m. about a possible suicide in the 1500 block of Fairview Dr.

Upon arrival, officers found 53-year-old Robert Scott Montana suffering from what they believed to be a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

During the investigation, additional units reported a house in the 4500 block of Highland Crest Circle to do a welfare check on the victim’s wife. Officers arrived at the home to find 51-year-old Holly Elizabeth Montana had been shot and killed.

According to Hoover PD both investigations are in the early stages, but evidence suggests they are connected.

This is a developing story, please check back for updates.

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