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Father, stepmother of former NASCAR driver Robby Gordon found dead in possible murder-suicide in O.C.

Father, stepmother of former NASCAR driver Robby Gordon found dead in possible murder-suicide in O.C.

The father and stepmother of former NASCAR driver Robby Gordon were found dead Wednesday as a result of a possible murder-suicide in the racer’s Orange home.

The bodies of Robert Gordon, 68, and his wife, Sharon Gordon, 57, were discovered at 5 p.m. in the 1400 block of North Kennymead Street, according to the Orange County Sheriff’s Department.

Sharon Gordon was strangled to death and Robert Gordon died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound, according to the Orange Police Department.

Outside the home Thursday, Robby Gordon fought back tears as he told reporters that he would explain what happened once the coroner says he...

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