Around 1 p.m. on Nov. 13, police said 41-year-old Anthony Wessel arrived at the Oregon City Police Department and admitted that he fatally shot his wife inside their home in Oregon City, according to authorities.
Officers quickly responded to the residence and found 37-year-old Anna Wessel dead, police said. The couple had been married for 18 years, KATU-TV reported.
Authorities said no other people were found inside the home.
He is being held without bail.
An autopsy was completed and confirmed the cause of death being two gunshots to the head, officials said.
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Wessel is set to appear in court again on Nov. 21.
The investigation is ongoing and anyone with information related to the case is asked to contact Oregon City police.
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