LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) - Police are investigating an apparent murder-suicide in Vine Grove.

Kentucky State Police says officers were called to a home on Willow Crossing Court about 9 p.m. Monday on the report of gunshot victims. When they arrived, police found a man and child dead in the side yard of the house. .

They were identified as 49-year-old John Jonas and his 11-year-old daughter.

Autopsies are scheduled for both victims on Tuesday morning.  KSP and Vine Grove Police are investigating.

A letter to parents about the incident was being sent home with students Tuesday afternoon.

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