MEADVIEW–A Meadview woman was allegedly killed by the hands of her boyfriend in what authorities say is a murder/suicide investigation.

Mohave County Sheriff’s spokeswoman Anita Mortensen said deputies were dispatched Tuesday around 8 p.m. to a residence in the 700 block of Bright Angel Drive for a welfare check. The reporting party stated her neighbor had been having issues with an ex-boyfriend and she had not been heard from in awhile.

When deputies arrived on scene the found a female subject slumped over the inside of a vehicle with reported multiple gunshot wounds and a male subject lying on the ground with an apparent gunshot wound to the head.

Mortensen said a silver handgun was reportedly found next to the male.

The victim has been identified as Cheryl Lynn Clark, 67. The male has been identified as John Belcher, 70, of Kingman.

Next of kin have been notified, said Mortensen. The case has been forwarded to detectives for further review as the case remains ongoing.