Police identify couple found dead in Portsmouth

PORTSMOUTH, OH (WCMH) — Portsmouth Police say a man and a woman were found shot dead just after midnight on Saturday.

Officers arrived to a home in the Eden Park area at about 12:35 am. 47-year-old Larry Watson and 39-year-old Crystal Watson were found dead in their home.

Investigators say another family member called 911 after Larry told them he had shot his wife during a domestic dispute and was going to kill himself.

Police say this is believed to be a domestic incident, and that there is no reason to believe there is any danger to other residents.

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