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Police investigate suspected murder-suicide in northwest valley

Updated May 1, 2024 - 11:45 am

The Clark County coroner’s office identified a man and a woman killed in what Las Vegas police described as a murder-suicide late Monday in the far northwest valley.

They were Anne Terlitzky, 53, and Edward Terlitzky, 45.

Someone discovered the dead woman and the fatally wounded man about 11:30 p.m. in a home near North Hualapai Way and Farm Road, the Metropolitan Police Department said.

Edward Terlitzky, who police allege shot Anne Terlitzky before turning the gun on himself, died at University Medical Center.

Anyone with any information about the incident is urged to contact police at 702-828-3521, or by email at homicide@lvmpd.com. To remain anonymous, contact Crime Stoppers at 702-385-5555, or at crimestoppersofnv.com.

If you’re thinking about suicide, or are worried about a friend or loved one, help is available 24/7 by calling or texting the Lifeline network at 988. Live chat is available at 988lifeline.org.

Contact Marvin Clemons at mclemons@reviewjournal.com.

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