Suspicious deaths in Godfrey & Alton may be linked

body found Suspicious deaths in Godfrey & Alton may be linked

EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (KMOX) – The Madison County Sheriff’s Department is investigating a probable murder suicide.

Police say while checking a residence in the 8500 block of Lagemann in Godfrey, officers discovered two bodies. Investigators then responded to the 3700 block of Franor in Alton, looking for a suspect.

They found the body of a man outside and believe he died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

Police say the investigation is ongoing and that more information will be released after autopsies are performed.

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