The Allegheny County medical examiner has released the names of a Carnegie Mellon University student and a man found shot in an apparent murder-suicide in a Pittsburgh apartment.
The 26-year-old student was Chalalai Chaihirunkarn and the man, 29-year-old Bryan Springer.
The medical examiner's office says they lived together in the apartment, where city police found their bodies about 1:45 p.m. Thursday. Police had been asked to check on the woman's welfare by friends who hadn't seen her for days.
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Autopsies were scheduled for Friday, though investigators say it appears Springs shot the woman before shooting himself. Springer was not believed to be a student.
The apartment building is off campus, but near the University of Pittsburgh and Carnegie Mellon campuses.
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