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Carlsbad police investigate apparent murder-suicide

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CARLSBAD (CNS) - A married Carlsbad couple in their 70s were found shot dead Wednesday in an apparent murder-suicide.

Carlsbad police received a 911 call at 6:31 p.m. from a male reporting that he was going to commit suicide.

Officers responded to the 2500 block of Navarra Drive and found a deceased 71-year-old man and a deceased 79-year-old woman, according to the Carlsbad Police Department.

They both had suffered visible gunshot wounds and a handgun was recovered at the scene, police said. There are no outstanding suspects, according to police.

The investigation determined the man and woman each were suffering from a medical condition, police said.

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