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* Elderly man and woman who were found dead Wednesday afternoon in their Sonoma home may have died in a murder-suicide on Guadalupe Drive in Sonoma

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An elderly man and woman who were found dead Wednesday afternoon in their Sonoma home may have died in a murder-suicide, police said.Sonoma police went to an apartment on Guadalupe Drive at 1:25 p.m. after a woman called them to report she was concerned about an elderly couple she hadn’t seen in several days.The caller said that although the couple’s car was in the parking lot, they did not answer the door when she went to check on them, police said.Police entered the apartment and found the couple deceased in their bedroom. Based on an initial investigation, which turned up evidence including notes and letters inside the apartment, police said they believe the deaths may have been the result of a murder-suicide.heir names have been withheld pending notification of next of kin.Autopsies are scheduled for later this week.

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