Steven Kuper, 69, and his wife Susan Kuper, 56, were discovered dead from gun-shot wounds, officials say.
UPDATE - April 5, 2018 - The Suffolk County Medical Examiner has determined that Steven and Susan Kuper, who were found dead in their Holbrook home on April 3, 2018, both committed suicide.
Below is the original report.
Holbrook, NY - April 4, 2018 - Suffolk County Police Homicide Squad detectives are investigating an incident in which two people were found dead in their Holbrook home.
Sixth Precinct officers responded to a 911 call to check on the welfare of the residents at a residence on Patchogue-Holbrook Road at approximately 3:10 p.m on April 3. After no one answered the door, the officers made entry into the unlocked home. Officers found Steven Kuper, 69, and his wife Susan Kuper, 56, dead in the basement with gun-shot wounds.
Police have not yet determined if the incident is a murder-suicide or a double suicide.