Authorities have identified the victims of a murder suicide that occurred in Nutley yesterday as Christina Prestianni, 37 and her boyfriend Christopher Minichini, 38 both of Hillside Avenue. Authorities said the pair were found dead yesterday in their home.
They both suffered fatal gunshot wounds authorities said.
The preliminary investigation indicates Mr. Minichini shot his girlfriend and then turned the gun on himself. Investigators are awaiting the autopsy results.
Authorities said Minichini is a NJ State Corrections Officer for the past 7 years.