A woman is dead and her husband was in critical condition Saturday after a shooting in the Topmost community of Knott County.
State police said they received a call at about 1:57 a.m. Saturday reporting that Mack Tackett, 26, had shot himself.
When they got to the home, they found Tackett with a gunshot wound to his face and his wife, Heather Tackett, 29, dead of a single gunshot wound.
Mack Tackett was taken to the Holston Valley Medical Center in Tennessee, state police said. Further details were unavailable.