Couple Found Shot to Death in West Boylston

June 25, 2018

June 25, 2018

For Immediate Release

Contact: Paul Jarvey 508 368-7241

​WEST BOYLSTON – Police are investigating this afternoon’s shooting deaths of a husband and wife inside their car in the rear parking lot of the former town hall at 127 Hartwell St., according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early, Jr.

​The woman was deceased at the scene; her husband died shortly afterward at a local hospital. Both victims were in their 70s. Their names are being withheld pending notification of next-of kin.

​Mr. Early said notes were found in the couple’s home, and that there is no threat to the public.

​The deaths are being investigated by the State Police Detectives assigned to the District Attorney’s Office and West Boylston Police.

​No further information will be released at this time.​