2 dead in Canton shooting ruled murder-suicide

CANTON – Sunday’s shooting that killed a borough woman and a man has been ruled a murder-suicide by Bradford County Coroner Thomas M. Carman.

Teesha Marie Rieco, 24, of East Main Street died as a result of several gunshots and the manner of her death determined Monday after autopsy was performed has been ruled homicide, Carman said.

Curtis Chisman, 44, also died from gunshots in what was ruled a suicide, Carman said.

Rieco was killed at home Sunday morning and Chisman was severely injured and died later at a nearby hospital, state police at Towanda said.

Autopsies were done Monday, Carman said, and routine toxicology is being performed on Rieco and Chisman, Carman said.