Couple found shot to death in their Paso Ancho home

Judicial agents said that a man appears to have killed his companion and then killed himself at their home in Paso Ancho.

The dead woman was identified by the last name of Obando. She was 33, agents said. The dead man had the last name of  Alemán, and he was 34, agents said. The double killing was one of three murder cases in 24 hours.

Agents were investigating a shooting of a young woman in San Sebastián about 9 p.m. Monday night and the killing of a person in Purral de Goicoechea about a half hour later

The Paso Ancho incident began about 10 p.m. when a taxi  driver said that he took the couple home. There was a dispute, and the taxi driver said that the man fired several bullets at him. He suffered a wound.

Several hours later neighbors heard two shots that appear to have been the fatal ones.

The bodies were found Monday morning by a relative, said the Judicial Investigating Organization.

Today the Judicial Investigating Organization said that the person killed near a bus terminal in López Mateo, San Sebastián, was a 16 year old who was not yet identified.  The girl was walkingon the public street when she was confronted by presumed robbers who shot her.

In another case, a woman, 38, identified by the last name of  Fajardo died Monday night in her home in  Purral de Goicoechea after being shot in the head.

Judicial agents said the woman ws inside the home about 9:30 p.m. when shooting erupted outside. She is believe tohave beenkille by a stray shot.

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