A Flower Mound couple found fatally shot on the side of Interstate 40 in New Mexico last week died in a murder-suicide, officials ruled Tuesday.
An officer found Jacob Kokotkiewicz, 31, and Ursula Kokotkiewicz, 32, dead in a pickup west of Albuquerque on Thursday, according to a news release from New Mexico state police. Both had suffered gunshot wounds to the head.
Jacob Kokotkiewicz was sitting in the driver’s seat with a 9mm handgun between his legs, the news release said. Ursula Kokotkiewicz was in the front passenger seat.
Police have not said who shot whom. The investigation was still ongoing Tuesday.
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Ursula Kokotkiewicz was a teacher at North Dallas High School, the Dallas Morning News reported. She and her husband had been traveling across the Southwest in recent weeks, according to her Instagram page.