Police are investigating a suspected murder-suicide after the bodies of a man and a women were discovered at their home in Gönyeli at 5am today.
Hasan Yılmaz Karasalih (63) who was a plumber, appears to have strangled his wife Sevinç Karasalih (60) and then committed suicide by electrocuting himself.
It is reported that Hasan Karasalih telephoned his sister before he died. The couple had two children and grandchildren.
The police are continuing their investigations.