Police say they will investigate Benoit deaths as possible murder-suicide

Updated: June 26, 2007, 12:42 PM ET
ESPN.com news services

FAYETTEVILLE, Ga. -- WWE wrestler Chris Benoit, his wife and son were found dead Monday, and police said they were investigating the deaths as a murder-suicide.

Lt. Tommy Pope of the Fayette County Sheriff's Department said the three were found at their home about 2:30 p.m.

Pope said autopsies on Benoit, his wife Nancy, and 7-year-old son Daniel were scheduled for Tuesday. It could be weeks before there is a result.

Benoit had missed several appointments over ...

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