UPDATE: Jonesborough police: Two bodies found in home investigated as murder-suicide


JONESBOROUGH, Tenn. (WJHL) – UPDATE – Jonesborough police have confirmed the two bodies found in a home on Lorena Lane in June 2019 was a murder-suicide.

According to Major Matt Rice of the Jonesborough Police Department, the bodies of Michael Huggins, 68, and Nadine Yares, 56, were found at 130 Lorena Lane on June 26.

Huggins and Yares were found after a concerned citizen requested a welfare check on the home.

Major Rice could not confirm who is suspected to have killed the other, but more information is expected soon.

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has been assisting Jonesborough police in the investigation.

This is a developing story. Stay tuned with News Channel 11 online and on-air for updates.

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