Woman, 74, Man, 73, Fatally Shot on Long Island

Police responded to a request for a well check at the home in South Farmindale and discovered the victims

Wednesday, Jun 18, 2014  |  Updated 11:12 AM EDT
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Woman, 74, Man, 73, Fatally Shot on Long Island

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Police are investigating after two senior citizens were found shot to death inside their Long Island home Tuesday evening.

According to detectives, police responded to a request for a well check at the home on Lambert Avenue in South Farmingdale just before 9 p.m. and discovered the victims.

The 74-year-old woman and 73-year-old man were found dead in their bedroom with gunshot wounds, police said.

Authorities are withholding their identities pending family notification.

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