The male friend Meleanie was chatting with did not actually see the murder but heard the shot and a scream over his computer. When he looked back at the monitor, he allegedly saw Scott Hain firing several rounds from a 9 mm handgun. (Meleanie's body had apparently already fallen to the floor by the time the friend looked at his monitor. Soccer Mom Dead. After Meleanie was shot, Scott Hain apparently went upstairs and shot himself with a 12 gauge shot gun.
Upon investigation, Meleanie's fully loaded 9 mm handgun was found in her backpack hanging on the back of the front door. Obviously, it did little good not on her person. Apparently the couple's three children were in the home at the time of the murder but were unharmed. Police have the computer but the conversation was not recorded. But that does not mean that a motive is unknown. Four months ago, Meleanie Hain apparently told her attorney, Matthew B. Weisberg, that she was separating from her husband. However, the couple still appeared to be living together at the time of the murder.