News Article #1 is located in the hallway outside the old couples apartment.


Through the City of Salem has seen its rate of violent deaths increase sharply in the past few months, the Salem Police Department is unwilling to state officially that the deaths are connected. "It's been a rough couple of months," said SPD spokesperson Ingrid Larsen, "but it would be irresponsible to jump to conclusions about any of these deaths, much less a connection between them. We are investigating each of these thoroughly, and making judgments based purely on the evidence."