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Murder-Suicide on the 600 block of South Conception Street

May 6th, 2022

On Friday, May 6, 2022, at approximately 10:12 a.m., officers responded to 601 S. Conception Street, Gulf City Body and Trailer Works, in reference to shots fired.  When officers arrived, they discovered one male deceased and another male suffering from a life-threatening gunshot wound.  

During the course of the investigation, officers discovered that Robert Abercrombie, 76, shot William Paul, 71, before turning the gun on himself and taking his own life.  Mr. Paul later died at the hospital as a result of his injuries.