Man, girlfriend dead in Lincoln Co. murder-suicide

Source: Raycom Media
Source: Raycom Media

TAFT, TN (WAFF) - Lincoln County authorities are trying to find out what lead up to a man killing his girlfriend then himself.

Wednesday night, deputies were called to a home on Coldwater Creek Road, which is in the Taft area east of Old Railroad Bed Road.

Authorities say 49-year-old Jen Doug Stovall talked to them on the phone and said that he had killed his girlfriend, 44-year-old April Grogan, and they should come get them.

When authorities arrived that found both Stovall and Grogan dead from gunshot wounds.

The investigation is ongoing.

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