Northborough Couple Killed in Murder-Suicide Identified

by | Apr 24, 2019 | Headlines, News

NORTHBOROUGH – The couple killed in a murder-suicide on Tuesday night in Northborough has been identified.

According to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr.,  Debra Blasko and Thomas M. Blasko, both 57, and both of 18 Pond View Way were shot to death in a murder-suicide.

Mr. Blasko was pronounced dead at their home. Mrs. Blasko was pronounced dead at UMass Memorial Hospital in Worcester.  

As ThisWeekinWorcester.com reported earlier today, police were told that an argument ensued between the couple — leading one person to shooting the other and then turning the gun on themselves. 

State Police and Northborough Police have determined there is no threat to the public.


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Patrick Sargent is the founder and lead reporter for ThisWeekinWorcester.com. He was born and raised on Grafton Hill and is a graduate of Holy Name high school and Worcester State University. Previous to starting TWIW, he worked as a contributing reporter for the Worcester Sun. Before that, over the course of several years, he had stints with GoLocalWorcester, Worcester Magazine, the Leominster Champion and Fitchburg Pride. He can be contacted at [email protected]