LAYTON, Utah (ABC 4 Utah)- A husband and wife are dead after a domestic argument early this morning. Layton Police are calling it a murder/suicide.
At approximately 1:35 a.m. officers responded to 580 N. Franklin Road after dispatch received a call from the couple's 20-year-old daughter saying that her parents, Bret and Jill Pepper, were arguing and she heard what sounded like loud bangs. When she checked on her parents she found them both with gunshot wounds.
Police say it appears Bret,39, shot Jill,37, with a handgun and then shot himself.
Their 20-year old daughter was home visiting for the holidays. The couple also has two sons, 10 and 13, who were in the home during the incident. The children were taken from the home by the other family members.