2 die in Fourth of July shooting

By The Associated Press

HATTIESBURG, Miss. (AP) — Hattiesburg police say two people died in a domestic disturbance on Independence Day.

Lt. Eric Proulx tells the Hattiesburg American (http://hatne.ws/MzYvo4 ) officers responded to disturbance call Wednesday night found a man and woman dead from gunshot wounds in the backyard of a home.

Forrest County Deputy Coroner Jonathan Nobles said the names of the deceased will not be released until family notification is completed.

Nobles said the deaths appear to be a murder/suicide.