Man fatally shoots wife, himself in California hospital

TORRANCE, Calif. -  

Police in Torrance say an elderly man has shot his wife to death in her hospital room before turning the gun on himself.
 
Sgt. Robert Watt said the murder-suicide occurred on the fourth floor of Providence Little Company of Mary hospital Saturday night. He said officers recovered a weapon from the scene.
 
The Torrance Daily Breeze reports (http://bit.ly/SpZEhZ) the man's wife was terminally ill.
 
The couple's names were being withheld pending notification of relatives.
 
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