GREEN VALLEY, Ariz. — Authorities have released the names of a married
couple found dead in a Green Valley home in an apparent homicide-suicide.
Pima County Sheriff’s officials said the bodies have been identified as
77-year-old George Phillips and his 76-year-old wife Alice Phillips.
Investigators said George Phillips may have had a terminal illness.
They said the couple died from gunshot wounds, but no other details have been
Investigators said preliminary evidence indicates the husband killed his wife
before committing suicide.
Sheriff’s deputies arrived at the home around 5:50 p.m. Saturday in response to
a 911 call.