MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Two people are dead following a domestic situation Monday night in Blaine.
The Anoka County Sheriff’s Office says officers responded to the domestic call around 8:30 p.m. at a home on the 600 block of 120th Avenue Northeast.READ MORE: Twins' Triple, 2 Bases-Loaded Walks In 10th Beat Texas
At the scene, officers learned that a man was inside with a gun. Later, gunshots rang out, and two children fled the home.
Officers from several nearby police departments, as well as the State Patrol, set up a perimeter around the house and tried to make contact with those inside. Their efforts were unsuccessful.READ MORE: Severe Blood Shortage Nationwide Impacting Minnesota Hospitals
When officers entered the home, they found the bodies of a man and a woman, identified as 44-year-old Maksim Aleksandrovich Krechetov and 47-year-old Yulia Khort.
Police say early indications suggest Krechetov shot and killed Khort and then took his own life. Investigators say they are not looking for any suspects.MORE NEWS: Investigators ID Person Whose Body Parts Were Found In NE Mpls. As Adam Richard Johnson
The incident remains under investigation.