Advertisement

Local News

News > Local News > Coroner ID's 3 People Found Dead in Hamilton Co. Home on Christmas Day

Coroner ID's 3 People Found Dead in Hamilton Co. Home on Christmas Day

A family member discovered an elderly couple and their son in a home just east of Promise Road Monday morning.

HAMILTON COUNTY, Ind--An elderly couple and their son were found dead in their home in Hamilton County on Christmas Day. 

A family member found the 3 bodies around 4:30 pm in a house just east of Promise Road off of E. 191st street. 

The Hamilton County Sheriff's Office identified the 3 people dead as 84-year-old Donald Moon Sr, 81-year-old Joyce Moon, and 48-year-old Todd Moon. 

Neighbors reported hearing gunshots to the Hamilton County Sheriff's Office. The sheriff's office is conducting this as a death investigation, but they are not looking for suspects. 

Police have not ruled out the possibility of murder-suicide, but they also have not given out a specific cause of death.

Autopsies are scheduled for Wednesday. 

(PHOTO: RTV6)

HARRISON COUNTY, Ind .-- More than one tornado touched down and left damage in its wake in Harrison County, Friday...
MADISON COUNTY -- A confirmed EF1 tornado touched down in Madison County on Friday and caused damage in the area...