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Apparent Murder-Suicide Involving Husband, Wife Stuns Hudson Valley Community

Mario Vanzetta and Stephanie Vanzetta. Photo Credit: Facebook
Knox Road in Highland Falls is located east of Route 9W. Photo Credit: Google Maps street view

A Hudson Valley community is searching for answers after an apparent murder-suicide.

Troopers were called to a home on Knox Road, located east of Route 9W near the Hudson River in Highland Falls on Friday, Oct . 26 at approximately 8:40 a.m.

When the troopers arrived on scene, they located two people deceased at the home, state police said.

A preliminary investigation indicates 41-year-old Mario Vanzetta, killed his wife, 41-year-old Stephanie Vanzetta, before taking his own life.

They are survived by three children -- two sons and a daughter.

Autopsies will be completed to determine the causes of death.

This is a developing story. Check back to Daily Voice for updates.

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