Newspaper article The Canadian Press

Quebec Police Suspect Double Murder-Suicide in Slayings at Nudist Campsite

Newspaper article The Canadian Press

Quebec Police Suspect Double Murder-Suicide in Slayings at Nudist Campsite

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3 dead in what Quebec cops believe was a love triangle

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SAINTE-BRIGITTE-DES-SAULTS, Que. - The deaths of a 50-year-old woman and two men in their 70s at a Quebec nudist campsite appear to have been a double murder followed by a suicide that stemmed from a love triangle, provincial police said Tuesday.

The victims were identified as Suzanne Gareau, Rodrigue Tremblay, 77, and Denys Carpentier, 76.

Police said they suspect Carpentier killed the other two before taking his own life, with investigators working on the theory jealousy over a broken relationship was the likely motive.

The bodies were found Monday afternoon at the Adam and Eve campsite in Sainte-Brigitte-des-Saults, 125 kilometres northeast of Montreal.

The cause of death has not been released but authorities have said the bodies bore signs of violence. …

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