FREDERICA, Del. (CBS/AP) — Authorities in Delaware say a husband and wife found dead in a Kent County parking lot over the weekend died in an apparent murder-suicide. The bodies of 55-year-old Kenneth Bowers and his wife, 40-year-old Lysandra Bowers, were found on Saturday afternoon in a Frederica parking lot, Delaware State Police said in a statement.

A handgun was recovered from the scene and the victims had apparent gunshot wounds, the agency added.

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The Delaware Division of Forensic Science will perform autopsies to determine the causes and manners of death.

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State Police are continuing to investigate.

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