Gallatin husband, wife shot dead in murder-suicide

Gallatin husband, wife shot dead in murder-suicide

Posted: Updated: Feb 20, 2014 12:26 PM CST
GALLATIN, Tenn. -

A man and a woman were found shot to death inside a Gallatin apartment Wednesday afternoon in what police are now calling a murder-suicide.

Officers responded to the Wellington Farms Apartments on Big Station Camp Boulevard shortly before 4 p.m. to find Christopher Wilchenski, 28, and his wife, Kaitlyn, dead.

Police said the couple was in the process of getting a divorce.

Kaitlyn sustained multiple gunshots to the head and Christopher sustained a single gunshot to the head.

A large caliber handgun was recovered at the scene.

Neighbors told police they heard arguing from the couple's apartment earlier in the day.

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