Elderly couple identified in Collier County murder-suicide

A husband and wife were found dead Saturday afternoon at a home on Lantana Circle, according to the Collier County Sheriff’s Office.

Two caregivers found the bodies of Josephine Delia, 80, and Anthony Delia, 79, at around 9:52 a.m. at a home on the 7300 block of Lantana Circle, the sheriff’s office said.

Investigators are calling the incident an apparent murder-suicide. The investigation is ongoing.

The public is not believed to be in danger, the sheriff’s office said.

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