Monday, June 17, 2013
"SWANSEA, MA — Two people are dead after a standoff situation that had a number of local and Massachusetts State Police officers in Swansea for more than three hours Sunday night.
"Witnesses reported hearing gunshots at 6 p.m. at a home on 375 Stephen French Road. When police arrived, they found Mitchell Stevenson, 37, of Tiverton, R.I., shot to death in a car. Witnesses told police the shooter went into the home.
"SWAT teams later found Christian Wilson, 43, dead inside the home from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound.
"There were no other people in the home at the time, and no one else was involved, according to police.
"The incident ended shortly before 10 p.m., with police vehicles exiting the scene."