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

Click here to read the story at the News-Times website. Click here to read the NBC Connecticut story.

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