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York County Coroner identifies husband, wife killed in apparent murder-suicide

Officials say the couple had been dealing with medical issues, and it appeared he husband had shot his wife before killing himself.
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Officials say two deaths were the result of an apparent murder-suicide.

The York County Coroner was dispatched to the 2000 block of Faversham Way in Windsor Township at 11:39 a.m. on March 25 for a possible murder-suicide.

The coroner has identified the couple as Carol Heard, 80, and Robert Heard, 83. 

Carol's cause of death was a gun shot wound, and manner of death was ruled a homicide. 

Robert's cause of death was a gun shot wound and manner of death was ruled a suicide. 

Upon arrival, police and deputy coroners found that a couple in their 80s had recently been experiencing some medical difficulties.

Officials at the scene said it appeared that the husband had shot his wife before killing himself.