Man, woman dead in apparent murder/suicide on Henderson Street

A husband and wife died on Henderson Street, this morning, leaving behind three children, police said. Police said preliminary investigation indicates this may have been a murder/suicide.

A press release issued by the Bristol Police Department said that today, June 4, at about 7:14 a.m. police received a phone call reporting that there had been a shooting at 73 Henderson St. in Bristol.

Police said responding officers made entry into the home and located two parties with apparent gunshot wounds. Both victims were deceased.

Police identified the deceased as Alexander Ryng, 26, and Kyla Ryng, 27, both of 73 Henderson Street.

Police said the couple were married and had three children, ages 4, 3, and 20 months. Police said the children were present in the house during the incident, but were not injured.

Police said the state Department of Children and Families was notified of the incident and the children are currently being cared for by family members.