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Deputies: Botetourt County Man Kills Estranged Wife, Then Himself

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Botetourt Co., VA - Investigators in Botetourt County say a man killed his estranged wife before taking his own life Thursday night.

Officers were called to a home on Carvins Cove Road about 8 p.m. That's where they found Donna B. Hahn, 43, dead from an apparent gunshot wound to the chest.

The Sheriff's Office started searching for her estranged husband, James Alan Hahn, 47.  

By using the GPS on his phone, they found him dead in his vehicle on Smith Mountain Lake Parkway. Authorities say he died from what they believe is a self-inflicted gunshot would to the head.

According to the sheriff's office, officers had responded to this home before for domestic incidents.

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