2 Found dead in Pacific apartment; 63-year-old suspect arrested
Dennis Brooks is charged with murder and burglary By Daniel Fredman
PACIFIC, Mo. (KMOV.com) – The Major Case Squad is investigating after two people were found dead in Pacific Sunday morning.
Police say Melinda Rash, 42, and an unidentified man were found inside an apartment in the 600 block of West Union Street around 5:00 a.m. Sunday. Police say Rash and the man are not related, but do say they arrested 63-year-old Dennis Brooks, who they said had a romantic relationship with Rash.
Brooks is charged with murder and burglary.
One neighbor in the apartment complex said he heard the sound of gunshots and investigators say they do believe a gun was used in the crime.