CABARRUSCOUNTY, N.C. -- Cabarrus County authorities are investigating an apparent murder-suicide after a couple was found dead in their Harrisburg home.

The bodies of Robert Carl Price and Diane Pittman Price, both 61, were found Wednesday afternoon in a home on Addison Drive, according to an incident report from the Cabarrus Sheriff s Office.

Authorities were sent to the home to check the welfare of someone who lived there, according to the incident report. The home is on Addison Drive in a neighborhood off Rocky River Road.

Investigators believe Diane Price fatally shot her husband and then turned the gun on herself.

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