DAY, N.Y. (WTEN) - The New York State Police at Wilton are investigating an apparent murder-suicide of a married couple on Friday in the Town of Day.
State police were dispatched to the home at approximately 9:45 p.m. Friday night, after two bodies were discovered by a family member in the residence.
Police say that the married couple, 51-year-old Cynthia E. Monacchio and 51-year-old Robert J. Monacchio, were found dead after a domestic incident. Robert Monacchio strangled his wife then took his own life with a shotgun.
State police are continuing to investigate what led up to the incident.