WALDORF, Md. (WUSA) -- A man is in critical condition and a woman is dead after a house shooting, the Charles County Sheriff's Dept. said.
Deputies responded to the 3100 block of Heartleaf Lane in Waldorf, on Tuesday at about 8:20 p.m. after reports of a shooting.
When deputies arrived they found a man and woman, both in their 60's, shot inside the house. The man was flown to a hospital in critical condition and the woman was pronounced dead on the scene, officials said.
Preliminary investigations indicate that the woman shot the man and then herself but a motive is not yet clear, officials said.
The sheriff's department is continuing to investigate this case.