2 men dead in Raleigh murder-suicide, police say

Two people were found shot to death at the home on Spanglers Spring Way (Lauren Haviland/CBS North Carolina)

Poice responding to a shooting call at a Raleigh home found two men dead inside on Wednesday morning, Raleigh police said.

UPDATE: Argument at Raleigh bar led to murder-suicide, witness says


A 911 call regarding a shooting at 7036 Spanglers Spring Way came in just before 5 a.m. Responding officers found two men dead at the scene inside of the house, police said.

Authorities said the fatal shooting was a murder-suicide and was not a domestic shooting.

John Douglas Nye, 36, died in the shooting. Frederic Wade Wheeler, 28, died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound, Raleigh police said.

No one else was injured in the shooting and police said there’s no threat to the community. Police are not looking for any suspects and the shooting was not random.

The shooting is under investigation and this story will be updated as more information becomes available.


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