A tragedy has befallen Stamford, NY.  According to New York State Police, officers were called to a State Route 10 address where they found the bodies of 52-year-old Lisa German who lived at the residence and her estranged husband, 57-year-old Christopher German who lived in South Kortright. Investigators say it appeared Christopher first shot Lisa then turned the gun on himself. The murder weapon was found at the scene. Authorities were notified after Christopher didn’t show up for work on Tuesday.

The deceased were the parents of three children who are now with other family members.