More New Year’s Day violence as four people were found dead in a possible murder-suicide in Coronado early Sunday morning. Two of the victims appear to be military personnel, according to the Naval Criminal Investigative Service, which is assisting in the investigation.
The Sheriff’s Department SWAT team found one body in the doorway of the condo in Park Place when they arrived and a robotic device was used to search the apartment, where three more bodies were found. The victims include three men and a woman.
Naval Base Coronado included a training site for Navy SEALs and there are also aircraft carriers and helicopter squadrons housed in the area, Reuters reports. Don Hubbard told the San Diego Union-Tribune that his neighbors, three young naval personnel receiving training at Miramar Marine Corps Air Station and he saw one of the roommates dead outside the condo Sunday morning.