Fayetteville man killed his wife and then himself, police say

Photo Joey McDonald/WNCN

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. – The Fayetteville Police Department is investigation what they believe to have been a murder/suicide Friday night.

Burrell Raines, age 60, shot and killed his wife Gloria Raines, also age 60, both of 111 Jones Street, and then turned the gun on himself, Fayetteville Police said

Police responded to a well-being check at 111 Jones Street on Friday at 9:44 p.m. when they discovered the bodies.

Detectives with the Homicide Unit are investigating the deaths.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact Detective Littlejohn the Fayetteville Police Department at (910) 818-3468 or Crimestoppers at (910) 483-TIPS (8477).  Crimestoppers information can also be submitted electronically, by visiting http://fay-nccrimestoppers.org and completing the anonymous online tip sheet or by text-a-tip on your mobile device by sending a message to 274637 (in the text box type “4Tip” followed by your message).

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