(CTN News) – On Thursday night in Dover, a small Domestic town known for its tranquility, a devastating and heart-wrenching event unfolded, leaving the community in shock and mourning.
Tragedy struck as a couple and their teenage daughter lost their lives in what authorities are now labeling as a “deadly incident of domestic violence.”
The horrifying incident came to light when a concerned family relative, sensing something amiss, made a distressing call to 911 after checking on the family.
The police swiftly responded to the call, only to be confronted with a scene of unimaginable sorrow.
The Norfolk District Attorney’s Office has confirmed the tragic discovery, but out of respect for the grieving process, they have refrained from releasing the names of the deceased until their relatives can be notified.
As the investigation into this heartrending event is still in its early stages, authorities have chosen to withhold further details.
However, David Traub, the spokesperson for District Attorney Michael Morrissey, has shed some light on the situation. Based on the evidence available at this time, it appears that this devastating act was an instance of domestic violence, with no indication of the involvement of any outside party.
Traub also sought to reassure the community, stating that there was no ongoing danger related to this incident.
The news of this tragic event has sent shockwaves through the tight-knit community of Dover, where such acts of violence are rare. Neighbors and friends are grappling with grief and disbelief, struggling to comprehend how such a horrific event could occur within their peaceful town.
The loss of a loving couple and their young daughter has left a void that will be felt by all who knew them.
As the investigation continues, the community rallies together, offering support and solace to one another. Vigils and memorials are being organized to honor the lives lost and to stand against domestic violence.
The tragedy serves as a stark reminder of the importance of recognizing and addressing the signs of domestic violence, and the need for resources and support for those affected by it.
In the wake of this devastating incident, the community of Dover mourns the loss of three precious lives and vows to come together to prevent such tragedies from occurring in the future.