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Update: Identities Released in Botetourt Co. Shooting

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Update: 2:10 p.m.:

Botetourt Co., VA - We're learning more about the discovery of a woman's body outside a home in Botetourt County Friday morning.

The Botetourt County Sheriff's Office says 54-year-old Linda Renee Craft was found dead with an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound. 62-year-old Jerry Paitsel was found in his bedroom with a possible gunshot wound to the head. He was airlifted to Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital. There's no word on his condition.

The Sheriff's Office says the two lived together at the home on Lakeside Place in Eagle Rock.

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Botetourt Co., VA - The Botetourt County Sheriff's Office is investigating after finding a woman dead in the front yard of a home.

Deputies responded to the scene Friday about 6:40 a.m. on Lakeside Place in Eagle Rock and found the body of a 54-year-old woman outside. Investigators say they then found a 62-year-old man inside with a gunshot wound to the head. He was airlifted to Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital.

No word on his condition. We're told the Sheriff's Office is not looking for suspects in connection to this case.

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