2 found dead in murder-suicide in Hyde Park

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A man and a woman were found shot to death Saturday morning in amurder-suicide in the Hyde Park neighborhood on the South Side.

Officers assisting the Chicago Fire Department with a well-being check in the 1400 block of East 54th found the 65-year-old woman and 73-year-old man with gunshot wounds to the head at 9:49 a.m., according to Chicago Police. Both were pronounced dead at the scene.

The woman, identified as Margaret L. Shanahan of the same address, died ofa gunshot wound to the head and her death was ruled a homicide, according to the Cook County medical examiner’s office.

The man, identified as Robert L. Moore, also of the same address, died of a gunshot wound to the head and his death was ruled a suicide, according to the medical examiner’s office.

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