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.