Brentwood Murder-Suicide Victims Identified

The husband fatally shot his wife, then turned the gun on himself Wednesday, police said.

By Dan McMenamin
|  Friday, Mar 23, 2012  |  Updated 6:00 PM PDT
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Brentwood Murder-Suicide Victims in ID'd

The couple's daughter, who was inside the home at the time, called police about the shooting.

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A husband and wife who died in a murder-suicide in Brentwood on Wednesday have been identified by the Contra Costa County coroner's office as 47-year-old Christopher Lo and 41-year-old Joyce Lo.

Christopher Lo fatally shot his wife before turning the gun on himself at their home in the 1000 block of Finn Way, according to police.

The couple's daughter, who was inside the home at the time, called police about the shooting. Both Christopher and Joyce Lo were pronounced dead at the home, police said.

The killing is Brentwood's first homicide of 2012.

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