Police identify New Canaan couple involved in murder-suicide

NEW CANAAN - Police have identified the New Canaan couple involved in an apparent murder-suicide.

New Canaan police say 48-year-old James Owen shot and killed his wife, 52-year-old Billie Faigout-Owen, before turning the gun on himself at their condo complex on Park Street.

While police say Friday's murder-suicide was self-contained and of no threat to the community, such a violent act, residents say, is cause for concern. New Canaan police investigate apparent murder-suicide

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