Prosecutors: Alberto Fermin-Aloma fatally shoots wife Ana Luisa Peralta de Fermin, self in Newark home

Police responded to a home in the 100 block of Lincoln Avenue at around 5:30 p.m. Saturday. (5/18/14)

NEWARK - The Essex County Prosecutor's Office is investigating a murder-suicide in Newark.

The office says police responded to a home on the 100-block of Lincoln Avenue at around 5:30 p.m. Saturday.

Officers found the bodies of a man and woman inside. They say 52-year-old Alberto Fermin-Alomar shot and killed his wife, 46-year-old Ana Luisa Peralta de Fermin, then turned the gun on himself.

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Witnesses say the two leave behind adult children.

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