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Couple found dead in apparent murder-suicide on UWS

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Police are investigating a couple found dead in an apparent murder-suicide in an Upper West Side building Sunday morning.

Authorities’ say the couple was found by the woman’s 19-year-old son.

Officers were called to the single-room-occupancy building on Riverside Drive and West 94 Street around 11:00 a.m., inside they found 58-year-old Edwin Rodriguez and his girlfriend, 44-year-old Florenciana Martinez.

According to the NY Post, Martinez was found on the floor with trauma to her face.

The Medical Examiner’s Office will determine the cause of death.

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