Police: 2 dead in murder-suicide at Commack Motor Inn
Police say two bodies were found at the Commack Motor Inn following a suspected murder-suicide Wednesday afternoon.
Authorities say a man killed a woman and then killed himself. Their bodies were discovered by hotel management.
Suffolk police responded to the location at 2231 Jericho Turnpike after receiving a call at 12:33 p.m. Police say the motel manager went to the room because it was past checkout time.
Detective Lt. Kevin Beyrer says it appeared that the male victim had a self-inflicted gunshot wound.
The identities of the deceased were not immediately released.
Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS.