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Police Say 2 Dead in Staten Island Home in Homicide-Suicde

February 4, 2021

NEW YORK — Authorities are investigating the deaths of a man and woman in their 60s who were found dead in a Staten Island home.

Officers arrived at the home at around 9:30 p.m. Wednesday and found a 68-year-old woman lying face up on a bed with trauma to her neck and a 63-year-old man dead nearby, police said.

Both the woman and the man were pronounced dead at the scene. Police have classified the woman's death as a homicide and the man's as a suicide. Their names were not immediately released.

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