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Police Identify Couple Found Dead After Apparent Murder-Suicide

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Lansing, Mich. (WLNS) - Police have identified two bodies found Thursday morning inside a house in the 4100 block of Sheffield.
 
According to police it was an apparent murder-suicide.

Detectives tell 6 News that a 43-year old female, the apparent murder victim, was found dead inside the home. She has been identified as Dr. Kristin Batdorf of Lansing.

Police say after the woman was killed, her 47-year old husband then apparently committed suicide in the attached garage. He has been identified as Jose Armando Rodriguez-Yera of Lansing.

The couple's 6-year-old son was found by neighbors wandering the streets just after 1 a.m. Thursday. The child was not injured and is with Child Protective Services.

Police are still investigating.
 
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