Nichole Coney Death: Police suspect a murder-suicide occurred between a husband and wife in Jones County. The killings occurred at 504 Dobson Street sometime in the early morning hours of January 2, according to the Ellisville Police Department.
Officers were summoned to the site around 5 a.m. after someone requested a welfare check. When the officials entered the house, they discovered the deaths of Terrance Coney, 38, and Nichole Coney, 33. Both were pronounced dead at the spot.
The preliminary cause of death was listed as gunshot wounds by the EPD. The fatalities are being investigated as a domestic violence murder/suicide, according to authorities. Police say Terrence passed away from a self-inflicted gunshot wound after shooting and killing his wife and mother of his children.
The couple’s family was notified, and other members of the couple’s family came on the scene shortly after the police. The Ellisville Police Department encouraged the community to remember the Coney family in their thoughts and prayers in a press statement.
Nichole Coney Obituary and Funeral Arrangements will be Released by the Family
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