2 people found dead at Baldwinsville apartment complex identified

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10/8/2020 UPDATE: Onondaga County Sheriff’s Office Sgt. Jon Seeber confirmed with NewsChannel 9 that a gunshot is what caused the deaths of Richard Murphy and Heather Laca.

No other information has been released at this time.


10/7/2020 UPDATE: Police responded to 311 Stonewood Lane on Tuesday night and found Richard Murphy, 68, and Heather Laca, 31, dead in an apartment.

The cause of their death has not been released and this is an active investigation.


BALDWINSVILLE, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) — Onondaga County Sheriff Gene Conway has confirmed that there is a death investigation happening in Baldwinsville on Tuesday night.

Deputies responded to The Landings at Meadowood Apartment Homes located on Stonewood Lane in Baldwinsville around 7:40 p.m.

Onondaga County Sheriff’s Sgt. Jon Seeber has confirmed to NewsChannel 9 that two people — a man and a woman — were found dead.

Conway also said that their neighbors shouldn’t be worried and that deputies are not “looking for anyone at large” right now.

No other details are being released at this time.

NewsChannel 9 has a crew heading to the scene and will update this story as it develops.


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