Three people, including a 3-year-old girl, were found dead Sunday in Douglas County, near Lawrence.
The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office said a 36-year-old woman was found shot multiple times about 1:30 p.m. in the driveway of a residence in the 1000 block of East 900 Road. Officials said she was not associated with the address.
The woman’s vehicle was found in a parking area at the Baker Wetlands, south of 31st Street and Haskell Lane. A 41-year-old man and the girl were found dead in the wetlands not far from the vehicle. The sheriff’s office said the cause of their deaths had not yet been determined.
Officials believe the man shot the woman and that the girl was their daughter. Officials do not believe any other person was involved.
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The case remains under investigation.