One man in jail after morning murder discovered in Lawrence home

LAWRENCE, Kan. - One man is in jail and a woman is dead after an Tuesday morning shooting in Lawrence.

Police went to a house about 8:45 a.m. in the 1600 block of West 2nd Terrace to check on a report of a shooting.

Officers found a woman dead inside the house.

The man at the house had a "domestic relationship'' with the woman, according to a Lawrence Police Department news release.

Police questioned the man at the department's Investigations and Training Center.

After the questioning, police arrested the man for the first degree murder, according to the news release.

He is expected to be in Douglas County Court on Wednesday.

The woman's name has not been released.

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