Fatal shooting on Beattie Lane in New Rochelle

A body was found dead of gunshot wounds in New Rochelle this morning. (5/7/14)

NEW ROCHELLE - A body was found dead of a gunshot wound in New Rochelle this morning.

Police have been investigating at 16 Beattie Lane since around 6 a.m.

Police say a 71-year-old man was found dead in a bathtub of a single shotgun wound. The man's name has not been released. They report the victim's wife told them the two had been experiencing health and financial troubles recently.

Investigators are treating the shooting as a suicide.

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