North Haven police investigating possible murder-suicide 



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NORTH HAVEN — Police are investigating a possible murder-suicide that occurred on Sunday. 

Police responded to a home on Primrose Street around 5:36 p.m. for a reported shooting, according to a post on the department’s Facebook page. Two brothers with gunshot wounds, Darrell Chapnick, 67, and  Randall Chapnick, 72, were pronounced dead, Police Chief Kevin Glenn said Monday. The incident took place at Darrell Chapnick’s home. The brothers were in an argument prior to the shooting, Glenn said.   

There was another relative in the home during the incident, but that person was not injured, Glenn said. 

Police said there were no prior reports of domestic violence at the address. The Investigative Services Division is handling the case. 

lsellew@record-journal.com203-317-2225Twitter: @LaurenSellewRJ



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