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Murder-suicide in Cornwall

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The New York State Police were investigated an apparent murder-suicide that happened Friday in a home in the town of Cornwall in Orange County.

Police say that Joseph M. Oliva, 58, fatally shot his wife, Sandra Oliva, 54, and then turned the gun on himself.

The bodies of the victims, who lived together, were found by responding officers. 

The Orange County Medical Examiner's Office responded and ordered the remains be removed to the Orange Regional Medical Center, where autopsies were scheduled for Saturday.

 

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