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Police: NY parole officer kills wife, her boyfriend

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PALENVILLE, N.Y. (AP) -- Authorities say a state parole officer fatally shot his estranged wife and her boyfriend inside her former upstate New York home, then committed suicide after police disabled his car during a chase on an interstate highway.

Troopers called to a home in the Greene County hamlet of Palenville Sunday afternoon found Daniel Brennan, 51, dead in the driveway from multiple gunshots. They found Pammi Mroczek, 49, dead inside the home from gunshots, New York State Police said.

Her husband, Robert Mroczek, 46, had shot them both and fled, police said. A trooper spotted his vehicle around 1:15 a.m. Monday on Interstate 81 north of Binghamton and pursued him.

The chase ended in Cortland County after troopers disabled his car with spike strips. Troopers said he killed himself with a gunshot to the head.

 

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