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Woman assaulted, 2 men found dead inside Fredericton-area home: police

Police tape is shown in Toronto, Tuesday, May 2, 2107. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Graeme Roy

Police say an investigation is underway after the bodies of two men were found inside a home in Upper Gagetown, N.B., Sunday night.

New Brunswick RCMP say they were called to a home along Highway 102 shortly before 9:45 p.m.

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Police say a woman inside the home had reported being assaulted.

“The woman was able to leave the home and was taken to hospital with serious but non-life threatening injuries,” police said in a news release Monday.

Police say they were able to gain entry to the home in the early morning hours of Monday, where they discovered a 26-year-old man who was killed.

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They also found the body of a 53-year-old man from Upper Gagetown.

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“Criminality is not suspected in his death,” police said. “A firearm was seized from the scene.”

Police have not released any additional details, including the identities of those involved.

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