2 found dead in Ellicott City
Howard County police say a man and woman have been found dead of apparent gunshot wounds in an Ellicott City home.
Police say 35-year-old Clare Stoudt and 49-year-old Reginald Van Graves were not married but were believed to be living together with their three young children.
The children — ages 7, 5 and 2 — were placed with a relative.
Police say a gun was found at the scene, and there was no evidence of forced entry.
Detectives believe it's possible the deaths were related to a domestic assault.
-- The Baltimore Sun