Quebec police are investigating the deaths of two couples in separate incidents

MONTREAL — Police in Laval, Que., are investigating the deaths of a man and a woman in their 60s. According to suburban Montreal police, the couple’s son called 911 shortly after 7:30 p.m. Saturday, after finding his parents’ bodies in their home.

MONTREAL — Police in Laval, Que., are investigating the deaths of a man and a woman in their 60s.

According to suburban Montreal police, the couple’s son called 911 shortly after 7:30 p.m. Saturday, after finding his parents’ bodies in their home.

Police Spokesperson Const. Stephanie Beshara says police believe the deaths could be a homicide followed by a suicide. She says an autopsy will be performed to determine the cause of death.

The names of the couple, a 71-year-old woman and a 75-year-old man, have not yet been released.

Meanwhile, provincial police said they are investigating a separate incident in Dunham, Que., about 100 km southeast of Montreal, in which another couple were found dead in their home late Friday. ‘afternoon.

Spokesman Sgt. Marythé Bolduc says investigators believe the deaths of Patrizia Rao, 59, and Frédéric-Lynn Blair, 62, on Friday were the result of homicide followed by suicide.

This report from The Canadian Press was first published on February 20, 2022.

The Canadian Press

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