Elderly man shoots woman in murder/suicide

Police are saying the death of two elderly people appears to be a murder/suicide.

Just before 11 a.m. Saturday, officers were called to 329 Folcroft street for a reported suicide attempt. When officers arrived they found a woman who had been shot in the head and a man who appeared to have shot himself in the head.

The exact nature of their relationship is unclear, but police say the man and woman are related. Both victims were between 75-85 years old and were suffering from numerous long term medical conditions.

Police are investigating.

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