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Shooting Deaths Outside Steeplegate Mall in NH Deemed Murder-Suicide: AG

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    Deadly Double Shooting Outside NH Mall Under Investigation

    A man and a woman were found dead following a double shooting outside a Concord, New Hampshire mall. (Published Thursday, Sept. 26, 2019)

    The shooting deaths of a man and woman outside a mall Wednesday night in Concord, New Hampshire, have been deemed a murder-suicide, according to attorney general's office.

    The shooting happened at about 8 p.m. outside the Steeplegate Mall.

    When police arrived they found 22-year-old Alexander Thorne dead at the scene. The other victim, 21-year-old Zoe Desmarais, was taken to Concord Hospital where she later died.

    The cause of Desmarais' death was a gunshot wound to the head and the manner of death was homicide, the attorney general said.

    2 Killed in Shooting Outside Steeplegate Mall

    [NECN] 2 Killed in Shooting Outside Steeplegate Mall

    A shooting outside a mall in Concord, New Hampshire, left two people dead.

    (Published Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2019)

    Thorne's cause of death was deemed a suicide by gunshot wound to the head.

    Authorities said there was no threat to public safety in connection with the incident. 

    The investigation scene was contained to a specific area of the mall, and the mall remained open during the investigation. 

    Details on what led up to the shooting were not immediately clear.

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