The Lawrence County Sheriff says an autopsy confirms a woman and her daughter who were found shot to death at a home outside Pierce City died as part of a murder-suicide.
Autopsies were performed Tuesday morning on Sara Spears, 40, and 10-year-old Kaydee Moerer.
The sheriff says Sara Spears had a gunshot wound to her forehead.
Her daughter, Kaydee, had a gunshot wound to the back of her head.
The sheriff says it appears to be an isolated incident.