BROOKLYN, N.Y. -- (WPIX) -- Two people are dead in an alleged murder-suicide near the Brooklyn Navy Yard, police said Monday.
Authorities said a man, 47, and woman, 44, believed to be in a relationship, were found dead with gunshot wounds in a Clermont Avenue apartment at around 11:20 Sunday night. A neighbor who heard commotion inside the apartment followed by gunshots called police, officers told PIX11.
Police said they believe the man to be the suspect.
The woman's brother told PIX11's Anthony DiLorenzo his sister is a mother. Police do not believe her son was in the home at the time of the shooting.