DURHAM — Police are investigating an apparent domestic murder-suicide that happened Wednesday afternoon in the parking lot of an office complex in the 3300 block of Durham-Chapel Hill Boulevard.
Officers were dispatched to the location at 3:17 p.m. where they found Millicent Blair-Arnett, 40, of Durham, lying in the parking lot. She was pronounced dead at the scene, according to police spokeswoman Kammie Michael.
Her former husband, Anthony Carl Arnett, 45, shot himself as officers arrived on the scene. He was taken to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead a short time later.
The couple were divorced, Michael said.