Couple dead in Saintnicéphore murdersuicide
Adomestic tragedy struck Saintnicéphore over the weekend, when the Sûreté du Québec confirmed the deaths of Pierre Chaperon and Nathalie Blais. The two were found dead Monday inside their home on rue des Éperviers.
The SQ'S major crimes division investigation indicates the deaths were the result of a murder-suicide related to conjugal violence.
Gunshots were heard at about 11:00 a.m. inside the home where the 58-yearold man and the 48-year-old woman resided. Several SQ specialized services were sent to the scene. No contact was established between police and the two people before the tragedy.