(July 26, 2018)-  UPDATE to the death investigation of two inside of a Cape Coral home yesterday.

The Cape Coral Police responded to a check welfare call for service at 2040 NW 5th Street. Officers located two deceased individuals inside the residence that had suffered fatal gunshot wounds. Cape Coral Police Major Crimes Unit detectives arrived and took over the investigation on scene. There is no danger to the public at large and no suspects are being sought.

The next of kin HAVE been notified. The husband and wife have been identified as:

Carmela Lena McEachern, W/F, 54 years of age

James Kimball McEachern, W/M, 48 years of age

The investigation is ongoing to determine the specific circumstances of the incident. 

The original NEWS RELEASE can be found here: Cape Coral Police Conducting Death Investigation.


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