ELPD Investigates Elderly Couple's Death

Investigators say both were in failing health and suspect murder/suicide.

ELPD Investigates Elderly Couple's Death

By FOX 47 News . CREATED Dec 2, 2013

East Lansing Police Department investigators suspect an elderly East Lansing man fatally shot his wife, then took his own life.

Alfred Clausen and his wife Jean, both 91-years-old, were found Sunday in their home at 1234 W. Saginaw Highway.

Investigators say a note was left, but didn't disclose it's contents.

The Clausens had been in failing health.

The case remains open and anyone with information is asked to contact ELPD Det. Dan Brown at (517) 319-6811.