Old South deaths determined as murder-suicide...
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Feb 13, 2016  |  Vote 0    0

Old South deaths determined as murder-suicide (Update)

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(Update) London police have determined an incident where two individuals were found deceased on Feb. 12, at a pair of locations (71 Grand Ave. and 201 High St.), was the result of a murder-suicide.

The determination was made following autopsies and further investigation and was announced on Feb. 14.

In light of the family's request for privacy, the names of the deceased individuals are not being released at this time. Both scenes have been released, however the investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with information in relation to this incident is asked to call the London Police Service at 519-661-5670 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477). Information can also be sent in on-line anonymously to www.londoncrimestoppers.com.


The London Police Major Crime Section is investigating after the dead bodies of a man and a woman were discovered in two locations Friday evening.

Police say they went to an address on Grand Avenue to check on the welfare of occupants there. Upon entering the residence, they found the body of a dead woman. Further investigation led them to a commercial location on High Street, where the body of a deceased man was found.

The man and woman knew each other.

While the investigation is in its early stages, police say there is no risk to the public and there are no suspects at large. The investigation to determine the cause of death is ongoing and autopsies are scheduled for today.

The names of the man and woman are not going to be divulged pending notice of next of kin.

Anyone with information is asked to call police at 519-661-5670 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or crimestoppers.com.

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