DA: Husband, wife found shot to death in West Boylston

WEST BOYLSTON, Mass. (WHDH) — Authorities are investigating after a husband and wife were found shot to death Monday in West Boylston, officials said.

Police officers responding around 2:30 p.m. to the scene of a shooting in the rear parking lot of the former town hall on Hartwell Street found two gunshot victims in a car, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph Early.

Dolores Chisholm, 79, was pronounced dead at the scene and her husband, Robert Chisholm, 78, died shortly after at a nearby hospital, according to Early.

Police are also conducting an investigation at a second scene, where Early said “some notes were found” in a home.

The cause and manner of their deaths have not been released.

Police said the public is not in any danger.

Early’s office and West Boylston police are investigating.

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