Calgary couple died in murder-suicide: Police

The discovery of the bodies of a man and woman in a northeast home Wednesday is being investigated...

The discovery of the bodies of a man and woman in a northeast home Wednesday is being investigated by Calgary police's homicide unit. Emergency crews were called two the apartment complex in the 200 block of Templegreen Dr. N.E. About 2 p.m. to check on the welfare of two residents on Wednesday, October 31, 2012. DARREN MAKOWICHUK/CALGARY SUN

Nadia Moharib, QMI Agency

, Last Updated: 1:49 PM ET

CALGARY — Officials have confirmed a couple found inside an apartment in the city's northeast end died in a murder-suicide.

On Oct. 31, Amiben Prajapati, 27, was found stabbed to death and her husband, Hiren Prajapati, 32, was found hanging.

Emergency crews had been called to the suite to check on the welfare of the couple who hadn't been seen for several days.

Calgary has recorded 17 homicides this year.

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