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Wendy Ann Wright, 37

Wendy Ann Wright, a 37-year-old white woman, was shot and killed Friday, July 17, in the 100 block of North Grand Avenue in Monrovia, according to Los Angeles County coroner's records. 

Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies went to Wright's residence about 1:15 a.m. after receiving a shots fired call, according to a department news release.

Investigators found Wright in the house with multiple gunshot wounds in her upper torso. She was pronounced dead at the scene at 2:18 a.m., according to coroner's records. 

Her husband, Cody Wricker, was found in the rear of the house, dead from a self-inflicted gunshot wound, according to the news release. 

Wright and Wricker, a 35-year-old white man, had been married for a year and had no children, according to the release. 

Investigators believe the shooting is a murder-suicide, but they have not determined the motive. 

Anyone with information is asked to call the sheriff's Homicide Bureau  at (323) 890-5500. Those wishing to remain anonymous should call Crime Stoppers at (800) 222-8477.

-- Jeanette Marantos

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