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Media Release - Red Head Road

Tue June 30, 2015

On Monday, June 29/2015, at approximately 16:00 HRS, the Saint John Police Force responded to a request for a well-being check at a Red Head Road address. Upon entering the residence, police heard what they believed was a gunshot.  Residents from neighbouring addresses were then evacuated and the road was closed to traffic for approximately two hours.

The scene was contained until Emergency Tactical Services was utilized to enter the residence.  Two persons were found deceased in the residence - a male, age 51, and a female, age 50.  

This incident remains under investigation by the Saint John Police Force Major Crimes Unit.  Names are not being released at this time.

Inspector Tanya LeBlanc
Criminal Investigation Division
Saint John Police Force

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