Police investigating death in apparent domestic violence act

December 18, 2018

ROCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — Police in New Hampshire say they are investigating an apparent act of domestic violence that resulted in a fatality.

Police said they got a 911 call Tuesday morning. The caller indicated she had been shot by her husband and that her husband had shot and killed himself.

First responders arrived at the home within minutes. They found a 45-year-old woman and a 47-year-old man. The woman was seriously injured and was taken to the hospital. The man was pronounced dead the scene.

Police are investigating the incident as an alleged attempted murder-suicide. The medical examiner’s office will determine the cause and manner of death.

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