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Cromer shooting funerals

The funerals are being held today for the former leader of North Norfolk Council who shot his wife before turning the gun on himself.

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Wife was shot before council leader turned gun on himself

The detective leading the investigation into the deaths of a couple in Cromer has confirmed police believe that the woman was shot before the man turned the gun on himself.

Detective Chief Inspector Andy Guy, commenting on the enquiry said:

"While investigations continue into the full circumstances surrounding the couple's deaths, at the moment it is thought that two shots were fired. We believe the first shot led to the death of the woman followed by the second shot which led to the death of the man."

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