CHASELEY, N.D. - Authorities in Wells County have confirmed what they believe is a murder-suicide.

The shooting happened near Chaseley in southwestern Wells County, about 35 miles west of Carrington, around 7 p.m. Tuesday.

Lawson says Maxwell was picking up the couple's daughter from Wolff when the shooting happened.

He says investigators haven't determined a motive yet.

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The daughter the couple shared was not hurt in the shooting. The sheriff says she's in the care of family.