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UPDATE: Murder-Suicide in Latonia

UPDATE: Murder-Suicide in Latonia
Posted Sunday, May 25th 2014 @ 9pm  by 700WLW News

UPDATE: Police have identified the gunman as 41-year-old Zuriel Turk. He allegedly shot 62-year-old Mark Kroening on Sunday evening on Decoursey; apparently over a custody dispute.

Kroening is married to Turk's ex-wife, and the four daughters were in Kroening's car at the time.

Turk then turned the gun on himself. 

The children ran screaming into a nearby store where police were called.


( Latonia, Kentucky ) - Two men are dead in Northern Kentucky after what police are calling a murder-suicide.  Covington police responded to the Dairy Queen on Decoursey in Latonia after reports of shots fired.  A witness says she saw one man firing inside a vehicle with children inside. 

Covington Police Chief Spike Jones said,  "This does not appear to be a random act and we are confident that the community is not at risk."


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