Dr. Robert Blackburn and his wife Sarah, were found dead at their Laurel Oaks Drive home in Florida.
Sgt. Donna Black explained that they received the 911 call from their family friend who saw Dr. Blackburn’s stab wound and then was asked to leave.
“The investigation is ongoing but detectives believe Blackburn killed his wife, then took his own life.”
“A lot of the neighbors that came by (the crime scene) were in pure shock,” said Sgt. Donna Black. “Given Dr. Blackburn’s name in the community … he was well-known and well-respected. We’re still trying to sort everything out.”
According to Vitals.com, Dr. Robert Blackburn was a Family Medicine physician with a fair Overall Patient Rating. He completed his medical degree at Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine.