Man, 70, kills wife, 72, then self near Turin

Pensioner 'suffered from depression' say cops

(ANSA) - TURIN, JUN 11 - A 70-year-old Italian man killed his 72-year-old wife and then took his own life near Turin on Thursday night, police said Friday.
    The suspected murder-suicide took place at Castiglione Torinese.
    The man allegedly shot dead his wife and the family dog before turning the handgun on himself, police said.
    The small-calibre gun was found next to the dog, a golden retriever.
    The man, a pensioner, was said to have been struggling with depression.
    Autopsies have been ordered.
    The couple has not yet been named. (ANSA).


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