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Police: Jeffersonville couple found dead in burning home carried out suicide pact

Courtney Grimm and Morgan Julius (Source: Family friend) Courtney Grimm and Morgan Julius (Source: Family friend)
The couple was found dead inside this home on Starview Court in Jeffersonville on November9. The couple was found dead inside this home on Starview Court in Jeffersonville on November9.

JEFFERSONVILLE, IN (WAVE) - A couple found shot to death after a fire at their Jeffersonville home in November died of self-inflicted gunshot wounds, according to Jeffersonville police.

During the course of the investigation, detectives said they recovered communications between Courtney Grimm, 27, and Morgan Julius, 26, that revealed they intended to end their lives together and destroy the home they shared by fire.

Investigators said they could find no evidence that anyone else was involved in the deaths of the couple.

Jeffersonville police and firefighters responded to a fire at 3001 Starview Court on November 9. While searching for survivors, firefighters discovered the bodies of Grimm and Julius in a bathroom.

Julius was the son of Jeffersonville City Councilman Dennis Julius.

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