BCSO Identifies Two Elderly Couple Found Dead In Rockledge In Apparent Murder-Suicide
By Zach Clark // May 31, 2017
Incident occurred on McIver Lane in Rockledge
BREVARD COUNTY • ROCKLEDGE, FLORIDA – The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office has identified the two people found dead Tuesday night in a murder-suicide investigation on McIver Lane in Rockledge.
According to Tod Goodyear of the Brevard County Sheriffs Office, the 66-year-old woman found dead is identified as Maureen Bridge Morley, while the 82-year-old man was identified as Harry Marshall Morley Jr.
Deputies with the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office responded to an emergency 911 call at around 6:25 p.m. from Mr. Morley who claimed that he had just shot and killed his wife.
When deputies arrived, they say Mr. Morley was seen briefly at the front door, then heard one shot from within the residence. After forced entry into the home, authorities found the husband and wife dead.
Police note that the incident appears to be related to recent domestic issues.
Anyone who may have information about this incident is asked to please call Agent Wendy Wheeler of the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office Homicide Unit at 321-633-8413
ABOVE MAP: The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office has identified the two people found dead Tuesday night in a murder-suicide investigation on McIver Lane in Rockledge.