Deputies await final reports in Berlinville deaths

PERKINS TWP. Ballistics and toxicology reports need to be completed before the case is closed for a
Sandusky Register Staff
May 24, 2010

PERKINS TWP.

Ballistics and toxicology reports need to be completed before the case is closed for a Berlinville couple who died last month, said Erie County Sheriff's Capt. Paul Sigsworth.

Tom and Melanie Jensen died March 14 in what investigators have called a murder-suicide. They say Tom Jensen killed his wife and then himself after a four-hour standoff with law enforcement officers at their home on Ohio 113.

The additional reports are needed to make a final ruling on the case, Sigsworth said.

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