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Authorities shot her husband Timothy Eugene Francis, a female police officer from Maryland, and then committed suicide.

 

Just 12 hours before Det. Timothy Eugene Francis was allegedly shot dead by his wife, Christina Lynn Francis, posted a video of the couple’s wedding on Facebook.

 

This day was very important to me, Christina wrote, mentioning that they tied the knot three years ago.

 

Authorities dispatched them to Francis’s home at 6:00 pm Friday for the news of the two people found dead inside.

 

A preliminary investigation revealed that a family member had tried to communicate with Christina during the day but had not heard from him or Timothy.

 

The family member decided to control the couple in their home, but found the dead bodies and warned the authorities.

 

Police said they found evidence that 41-year-old Christina shot 50-year-old Timothy and then himself.

 

It is unclear what caused the alleged murder-suicide or any hour.

 

A spokesperson told DailyMail.com that the department is currently not revealing details about the incident and the medical inspector’s office will confirm the official cause of death.

 

However, authorities confirmed that the gun was a pistol and that there were more than one firearm in the house at that time.

 

The Facebook post shared by Christina lamented that the couple ‘got lost in petite women’ and ‘the marriage was not put together for a big [reason].

 

He also shared a photo of his two children on Friday, calling them ‘pride and joy’ and adding ‘I love you both with my heart’.

 

Both posts were filled with tribute, condolences, and prayers for families.

 

Following the spread of news of the tragedy, local law enforcement officials shared their condolences and praised Timothy as a star officer.

 

“It is extremely difficult to mourn the tragic loss of our colleague and friend,” said Peter Newsham, President of MPD, according to WTOP and WUSA9.

 

“Detective Francis spent twenty years protecting society from violence, and it’s sad to learn that he was the victim of a murder.” The District of Columbia Metropolitan Police Department shared a photo on social media saying that Timothy was a senior detective who served in the military for 20 years.

 

He recently worked as a detective in the Natural Team of the Homicide Division.

 

MPD Det. Timothy Francis was tragically shot and killed in a family murder yesterday. The suspect was also found deceased and the Charles County Sheriff’s Office is currently investigating this case, ‘he said.

 

Det. Francis had 20 years of service. Our thoughts and prayers go to his family and loved ones. ‘

 

The District of Columbia Metropolitan Police Department shared a photo on social media saying that Timothy was a senior detective who served in the military for 20 years.

 

He recently worked as a detective in the Natural Team of the Homicide Division.

 

MPD Det. Timothy Francis was tragically shot and killed in a family murder yesterday. The suspect was also found deceased and the Charles County Sheriff’s Office is currently investigating this case, ‘he said.

 

Det. Francis had 20 years of service. Our thoughts and prayers go to his family and loved ones. ‘

 

Washington D.C. The Police Department added that Timothy’s career in law enforcement followed in his father’s footsteps.

 

Tim was one of the best detectives in CID. His father was also a detective who worked for the MPD for about 45 years, ” wrote the DC Police Association.

 

Tim was a man who always kept his place. We are all still stunned by this news. MPD lost a true detective today and will not be replaced soon. ‘

 

Anyone who has information should contact Det. Weaver, (301) 609-6571. The investigation continues.

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