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Police investigate a murder-suicide case in Lanai City

LANA'I CITY (KHNL) -- Lana'i police are investigating a murder-suicide case in Lana'i City.

It happened around 12:30 p.m. on Sunday when neighbors heard gun shots and a woman screaming.

Police found the bodies of 41-year-old Jerry Batoon and his estranged wife 31-year-old Kim Batoon at the front entrance of their home.

A preliminary investigation found that Batoon shot his wife, Kim, while she was in the process of moving out. He then turned the gun and killed himself.

The Wailuku Criminal Investigation Division is still investgating the case.

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