Graham police Chief Tony Widner said in a statement Tuesday that 61-year-old Joseph Parker killed his son, 27-year-old Kensy Parker. Their bodies were found Thursday in a bedroom at the home.
Widner initially declined to comment on the circumstances surrounding the deaths as investigators awaited forensic results.READ MORE: American Airlines Flight Diverted After Passenger Allegedly Assaults Flight Attendant
He says no note was found and that the motive for the shooting is not clear.
The elder Parker was a deputy for the Young County sheriff’s office and previously was an officer for the Graham police department.
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