HILLIARD, Fla. -- The Nassau County Sheriff's Office is investigating the murder-suicide of a husband and wife.
The call came into the NCSO around 10:30 a.m. Wednesday.
According to Sheriff Bill Leeper, Adel Hbaba, 53, and his wife Aline Hbaba, 42, were found by Aline Hbaba's mother shot in a bathroom in a home on Pine Street.
Investigators believe Adel Hbaba shot his wife of 19 years and then turned the gun on himself.
It is not known if anyone heard the gunshots.
The Florida Department of Law Enforcement is working the scene at the request of the NCSO.
The couple leaves behind three kids ages 14, 11 and 6.
The children, who were at school when the shooting happened, are now with their grandparents.
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