According to a news release from the RCMP Sunday evening, the woman was found in a residence on McGettigan Boulevard. The man was located in a wooded area in the Mooring Cove area.
On Saturday afternoon, a heavy police presence was reported at a home on McGettigan Boulevard, and nearby residents were evacuated from their homes.
Later in the evening, the RCMP issued a release saying they were looking to speak to Jeff Kilfoy, 37, advising the public not to approach him, as he was possibly armed and dangerous.
Sgt. Richard Marshall of the RCMP’s ‘B’ division major crimes unit has confirmed for the Southern Gazette Kilfoy is the deceased man.
The investigation into the incident is ongoing. However, the RCMP say they believe there is no further risk to the public.