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Authorities release names of man and woman who died from a murder-suicide inside Kingman home


KINGMAN, Arizona — Authorities have released the names of a man and woman found dead inside a Kingman home in a murder-suicide.

Mohave County Sheriff's officials said Thursday that 57-year-old Kelly Rhae Orsolini was shot multiple times while 77-year-old John Arthur Sorensen died from a gunshot wound to his head.

Deputies were called to the residence around 8:30 p.m. Tuesday after a neighbor reported hearing shots fired.

Responding officers entered the home and found Orsolini dead and Sorensen barely breathing.

They say Sorensen was immediately taken to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

Investigators say he was found holding a 9 mm gun.

They say the Sorensen and Orsolini both lived at the Kingman home and had a personal relationship.

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