Double murder investigation underway in Juneau
A double murder investigation is underway after a male caller reported finding two people dead inside a Juneau home Sunday, police say.
The deceased were found in a home on the 2700 block of Roger Street, according to the Juneau Police Department. The call came in at 12:21 p.m.
JPD Lt. David Campbell says the two victims have been identified as 34-year-old Juneau woman Elizabeth K. Tonsmeire and 36-year-old Juneau man Robert H. Meireis.
“The investigation revealed that both Tonsmeire and Meireis were shot and the case is being investigated as a double murder,” he said in a press release.
Next of kin for both Tonsmeire and Meireis have been notified.
No suspect, or suspects, has been identified.
Juneau police ask anyone with information about this case to contact the department immediately. The investigation is ongoing.