Thursday, June 6, 2013

NYPD cop 'shoots wife dead in the street before turning shotgun on himself'

An off-duty policeman shot and killed his wife before turning the gun on himself in Queens, New York, last night.

Police said the 33-year-old officer chased his wife outside their home in the St Albans area and shot her dead in front of a neighbor's house.

He is said to have used a shotgun to shoot her four times at around before shooting himself dead.

The officer's 46-year-old wife, who also worked for the NYPD as a school safety agent, was said to be wearing her work uniform at the time of the shooting.

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2336734/Off-duty-policeman-shoots-dead-wife-street-turning-gun-himself.html