- Associated Press - Monday, February 24, 2014

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (AP) - Cedar Rapids police have released the name of two people killed in a shooting at an apartment complex parking lot.

Police on Monday said 52-year-old LuElla Koopman died Friday when she was shot by 54-year-old Dennis Lee Koopman, who then killed himself.

The Koopmans were married, but investigators believe they were in the process of a divorce.

Police say Dennis Koopman either followed his wife to the residence or waited for her arrival. Investigators say he then blocked in her vehicle before getting out of his vehicle, yelling something and opening fire with a long gun.

LuElla Koopman was struck multiple times and died.

Her husband then used the long gun to kill himself.


Copyright © 2018 The Washington Times, LLC.

The Washington Times Comment Policy

The Washington Times welcomes your comments on Spot.im, our third-party provider. Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.

 

Click to Read More and View Comments

Click to Hide