On October 25, an old couple was tragically found dead in their house located on 81st Drive, close to the intersection of 83rd Avenue and Pinnacle Peak Road.
They were identified as Elizabeth Grewell, who is 50, and William Grewell, who is 62; they have both passed away.
Peoria Police announced the Grewell couple’s death.
Emerging Details of the incident
According to the initial reports, the cause of their unexpected death is said to be a murder-suicide after a shooting at a home Wednesday morning. Police Officers were immediately called to the home near 83rd Avenue and Pinnacle Peak Road around 6:45 a.m. for reports of a shooting.
Police officers said that William Grewell took the life of his wife, Elizabeth, and then attempted suicide, ending his own life as well. When the police entered the house, officers found both husband and wife dead from gunshot wounds. Peoria Police mentioned that the incident happened just after 6:30 a.m.
At this time, the Police Investigation is still ongoing.
Funeral Details of Grewell’s
Details regarding Funeral and memorial arrangements for Elizabeth and William Grewell have not been announced.
We don’t know much about the Couple Elizabeth and William Grewell’s personal and professional details at this time except that Elizabeth filed for divorce earlier this month, October, but according to the court records, it was not yet finalized, and the police report states that they were living together in their home.
As for now, we want to honor their memories. After knowing about this unexpected incident, the community was assured that it was an isolated incident and that there was no threat to the community.
“Preliminary information from our detectives is showing this to be a murder/suicide,” Ofc. Kristopher Babros said. “This was an isolated incident and there is no danger to the community.”
Our condolences and prayers are with the couple Elizabeth and William Grewell’s family and close friends during this alarming time.
No further details were released.