Virginia school official found dead in domestic incident

Virginia school official found dead in domestic incident
Virginia Beach police said in a news release that officers responding to a call found Richard Blair Trumble dead inside a home in the city Saturday. (Source: WMBF News)

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) - An assistant high school principal in Virginia has died in a domestic incident where a woman also sustained gunshot wounds.

Virginia Beach police said in a news release that officers responding to a call found Richard Blair Trumble dead inside a home in the city Saturday.

Police say 50-year-old Trumble is the suspect in the case.

Officials say the woman was transported to a hospital with life-threatening injuries and has been recovering.

Her identity has not been revealed.

A spokesperson for Virginia Beach City Public Schools confirmed to the Associated Press that Trumble worked at Cox High School.

Authorities have not released the cause of his death.

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