Police identify Cumberland couple found shot to death in home

Cumberland House
A police officer is seen standing outside of a Birchwood Drive home in Cumberland, Wednesday, June 22, 2022. (WLNE)

CUMBERLAND, R.I. (WLNE) — Police identified the Cumberland couple who were found shot to death in their home Wednesday.

Police said Thursday that 42-year-old Courtney Huard and 51-year-old Eric Huard were married and living together on Birchwood Drive. They were found dead just before 7 a.m. with gunshot wounds.

Chief Matthew Benson said that based on their investigation so far, this wasn’t a random act of violence.

Benson said that their three children were found unharmed inside the home.

No further information was immediately released.

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