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PACIFIC, MO (KTVI)- A 63-year-old man has been charged in a double murder that occurred Sunday morning at an apartment complex in Pacific, Missouri. Dennis Brooks, 63, has been charged with two counts of murder in the first degree, two counts of armed criminal action and one count of burglary.

A man and woman were found shot to death around 5:00am in the apartment in the 600 block of West Union. The woman has been identified as 42-year-old Melinda Rash. The other victim has been identified, but authorities are waiting for next of kin to be notified before releasing his name.

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