Mecosta Co. couple dead in apparent murder suicide
COLFAX TOWNSHIP, Mich. – A woman and her boyfriend are dead after an apparent murder suicide Sunday afternoon.
Mecosta County Sheriff deputies say they were called to a home in Colfax Township at about 6:00pm Sunday. There, they found Kathleen Blackburn, 48, dead from a gunshot wound. Her boyfriend, Gabrial Harkins, 33, of Rodney was also found dead at the scene from a self-inflicted gunshot wound.
Deputies say the investigation shows that Harkins killed Blackburn and then killed himself.