The inquest into the deaths of Victoria Rose and Bill Dowling were opened and adjourned yesterday (Thursday 7th March 2013) pending the outcome of the police investigation.
The couple's bodies were found at their home in Devizes last Saturday. Bill Dowling was a former Wiltshire police officer who retired five years ago.
The cause of death for both deceased was given as gunshot wounds.
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