Officers located an adult male and an adult female in a room inside the residence. The adult male was deceased with a gunshot wound to the upper body. The adult female was transported to a local hospital in unknown condition with a gunshot wound to the lower body.
Atkinson Drive has reopened.
SWAT has cleared the area.
Detectives with the Homicide Unit have taken over the investigation.
The identity of the adult male isn't being released at this time pending next of kin notification procedures.
Thank you to the community for their cooperation during this situation.
Original 8/22/19 4:45 a.m.:
On 8/22/19 at approximately 2:46 a.m., Officers with the Patrol Division responded to a residence on the 1800 block of Atkinson Drive in Nunaka Valley for a welfare check after reports of a domestic disturbance.
Upon arrival, Officers were able to hear a verbal altercation taking place inside the residence followed by shots fired. It is currently unknown how many individuals are in the residence as the situation is developing. No officers were injured. The condition of persons involved is unknown.
SWAT officers have responded to the scene. Atkinson Drive is shut down by Link Court and Kepner Drive. Please seek alternative routes and avoid the area.
Depending on the actions of the suspect, our response may include a variety of tools and tactics used to apprehend him. This could include the possibility of deploying gas; nearby citizens with respiratory illnesses/sensitivities should remain inside and make sure doors and windows are closed.
We appreciate your cooperation during our response and we will keep you informed of any new developments.