The gunshot deaths of a married couple this week of their condominium close to Gillespie Subject airport have been dominated a case of murder-suicide, authorities reported Friday.
One of many kids of Eric Orpinela, 42, and his 39-year-old spouse, Denise, made a 911 name about 9:45 a.m. Thursday to report discovering her mother and father’ our bodies on the residence within the 200 block of East Bradley Avenue within the Bostonia space, simply north of El Cajon, in keeping with the San Diego County Sheriff’s Division.
The couple, mother and father to kids ages 9, 13 and 14, died of gunshot wounds to the pinnacle, Lt. Joseph Jarjura mentioned.
The lady’s dying has been dominated a murder and her husband’s a suicide. Eric Orpinela “has been recognized as the one suspect within the deaths,” Jarjura mentioned.
“There aren’t any excellent suspects, and there’s no risk to the neighborhood,” the lieutenant mentioned.
The circumstances that led to the crime remained beneath investigation Friday afternoon.
“The youngsters weren’t injured and are being cared for,” Jarjura mentioned.
Metropolis Information Service contributed to this text.