- Associated Press - Thursday, October 6, 2016

ORANGE, Mass. (AP) - An elderly man has been killed and his wife seriously injured in what authorities described as an apparent home invasion in Orange.

The Northwestern District Attorney’s Office says the attack occurred Wednesday evening at a home on River Street, near the Orange Municipal Airport.

Students inside two area elementary schools were briefly told to shelter in place Thursday morning, but authorities lifted that order early in the afternoon.

The district attorney’s office released a statement saying an autopsy would be performed to determine how the man died.

His wife was taken to UMass Medical Center in Worcester. The victims’ names and the woman’s condition were not released.

No arrests have been made.


Copyright © 2018 The Washington Times, LLC.

The Washington Times Comment Policy

The Washington Times welcomes your comments on Spot.im, our third-party provider. Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.


Click to Read More and View Comments

Click to Hide