New HampshireDepartment of JusticeOffice of the Attorney General

News Release

For Immediate Release
March 29, 2019

Benjamin J. Agati, Senior Assistant Attorney General
(603) 419-0124 |

Scott D. Chase, Assistant Attorney General

Autopsy Results of Stephen Marshall and Identification of the Two Deceased Individuals at the Quality Inn

Concord, NH – New Hampshire Attorney General Gordon J. MacDonald, New Hampshire State Police Colonel Christopher Wagner, and Manchester Police Chief Carlo T. Capano release the identities of the two deceased individuals found in the Quality Inn and announce that the autopsy has been completed on Stephen Marshall.

The two deceased individuals located yesterday at the Quality Inn have been identified as Christian St. Cyr (age 27) and Brandie Tarantino (age 21). The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner has scheduled their autopsies for today, March 29, 2019.

Associate Medical Examiner Christine James has determined that the cause of Mr. Marshall's death was multiple gunshot wounds to the trunk and extremities. The manner of Mr. Marshall's death was homicide. As used by the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner, homicide is defined as the killing of one person by another.

The investigation into the circumstances leading up to and surrounding the deaths of Stephen Marshall, Christian St. Cyr, and Brandie Tarantino remains ongoing. The next anticipated release of information will be following the completion of Mr. St. Cyr's and Ms. Tarantino's autopsies.

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