Husband and Wife murder-suicide both were Cops

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“A Cook County sheriff’s office correctional officer apparently shot to death his wife, a Chicago police officer, inside their Southwest Side home Sunday morning before turning the gun on himself, authorities said.

Javier Acevedo and his wife, Veronica Rizzo-Acevedo, were found dead about 5 a.m. inside their home in the 5300 block of South Austin Avenue, according to Cook County sheriff’s office spokeswoman Cara Smith. Chicago police said the deaths are being investigated as a murder-suicide but released no other information as of Sunday evening.

“It is a tremendous tragedy any day, particularly for Easter Sunday,” Smith said.

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  1. indianapolis had a murder,suicide this week aswell..both were police officers and cause of death was due to domestic violence

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