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Decatur police investigate murder-suicide on Wheat Avenue

It appears that the two victims were in a domestic relationship.

Posted: Aug. 5, 2018 10:22 AM

On Saturday at 5:39 p.m, Decatur Police responded to a scene on Wheat Avenue and found two deceased female victims inside the home.

The two victims have been identified as 54-year-old Ron Light and 45-year-old Autumn Wydner. From the investigation, it is believed that Light and Wydner were in a domestic relationship. Officials said Light shot and killed Wydner before committing suicide.

The bodies of the deceased have been sent to the Department of Forensic Sciences in Huntsville. The investigation is ongoing and police will release more information when it becomes available.

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