LONGMONT - An 80-year-old Longmont man told disptach that he shot his wife Thursday afternoon and planned to shoot himself.
Officers from the Longmont Police Department and deputies from the Boulder County Sheriff's Office found his 72-year-old wife dead in the apartment located at 2400 17th Avenue just before 2 p.m. Thursday.
The man is still alive and has been transported to the Longmont United Hospital with an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound.
The Boulder County D.A.'s Office is searching the apartment for a warrant.
There is no danger to the community, according to the Longmont Police Department.
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