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One Dead, Two Injured In Shooting In Murder-Suicide Attempt In Bethel

Police have closed off streets around 11 Governors Lane in Bethel after a fatal shooting Friday. Photo Credit: Daily Voice photo
The home at 11 Governors Lane in Bethel, where the shooting occurred. Photo Credit: Google Maps/Streetview
11 Governors Lane is just east of downtown Bethel in a residential neighborhood. Photo Credit: Google Maps
Bethel Police Photo Credit: www.policearchives.org

BETHEL, Conn. — One man was killed and two other adults injured in what appears to be an attempt at a murder-suicide in Bethel on Friday afternoon, the News-Times reported.

The shooting occurred at 11 Governors Lane, Bethel Police Chief Jeff Finch told the News-Times.

A male victim was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries and a female victim was taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, the News-Times said.

The shooting was reported after 3 p.m. in a 911 call, NBC Connecticut said. The victims were found inside the gray one-story home on Governors Lane, NBC said.

Finch said the investigation was continuing into the shooting, the News-Times said.

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