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New information released about Monday night double homicide

Original post made on May 8, 2012

Two handguns have been recovered in a search of the home where a mother and daughter were shot to death last night. On Monday night, 37-year-old Amy Freeman Burton and her 13-year-old daughter Ainsley Freeman were found with fatal wounds at their home on the 3200 block of Stacey Court. The two were killed with a handgun, although police have not released the type of pistol involved.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Monday, May 7, 2012, 11:06 PM

Comments (3)

Posted by William, a resident of Danville
on May 8, 2012 at 6:28 am

The inability to express anger or disappointment other than using a gun to kill and then kill oneself seems more common all the time. A sad statement on emotional dysfunction in families.


Posted by Concerned, a resident of another community
on May 9, 2012 at 8:13 am

This is NOT a murder suicide. No note left behind. The earlier report was Just a guess but until ALL the FACTS are in, I personally consider it a heartless murder of two innocent people.


Posted by wondering, a resident of another community
on May 15, 2012 at 10:02 am

any update to this story?


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