North Haven PD identify brothers dead following murder-suicide over the weekend


NORTH HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) — Police are investigating a murder-suicide early Sunday evening on Primrose Street.

North Haven Police said at 5:36 p.m., officers responded to a home on Primrose Street regarding a possible shooting.

Upon arrival, officers confirmed there were two victims with gunshot wounds who were pronounced dead.

Police said the initial investigation revealed that the two individuals were brothers, and it is believed to be a murder-suicide.

The victims were identified Monday as Darrell Chapnick, 67, and Randall Chapnick, 72. Police say the incident took place at Darrell’s home.

There is no police history at the residence and no risk to the public. North Haven Police Investigative Services Division is investigating this incident.

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