Montreal

Murder-suicide leaves 2 dead in car

Police are investigating a murder-suicide after the bodies of a man and a woman were found in a car in downtown Montreal Friday morning.

Police investigating after 2 bodies were found on Cedar Avenue

Catherine Cullen reports from the scene on Cedar Avenue. 1:51

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Police are investigating a murder-suicide after the bodies of a man and a woman were found in a car in downtown Montreal Friday morning.

A passerby found the bodies of a 59-year-old woman and a 65-year-old man on Cedar Avenue near the Shriners Hospital in downtown Montreal at around 10 a.m. Friday.

Police said both died of gunshot wounds, and police said their deaths are the result of a murder-suicide.

Police said the gun that was used was found on the scene, and that the two were a couple.

A portion of Cedar Avenue was closed until Friday evening.