Police in New Hampshire found the bodies of a missing couple shot to death in the woods.

According to authorities, the couple left their residences on Monday and did not return.

According to officials, an elderly couple who went missing in New Hampshire earlier this week after going hiking was found dead with gunshot wounds.

The bodies of Djeswende and Stephen Reid were discovered in the woods of a Concord park, according to a statement released on Thursday by the New Hampshire Department of Justice. According to the statement, their deaths were judged homicides after an autopsy proved that they had been the victims of shootings.