March 4, 2024

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Three members of the Kamal household — a married couple and their teenage daughter — had been discovered lifeless of their Dover residence final Thursday.

Arianna and Teena Kamal. LinkedIn
Rakesh “Rick” Kamal. LinkedIn

Authorities gave an replace Tuesday on the Dover household that was discovered lifeless of their residence final week.

Teena Kamal, 54, and her daughter, Arianna Kamal, 18, had been victims of murder by gunshot in accordance with preliminary post-mortem outcomes, Norfolk District Lawyer Michael W. Morrissey’s workplace stated. Rakesh Kamal, 57, died of a gunshot wound that was “in line with being self-inflicted,” officers stated. He was married to Teena and was the daddy of Arianna, a Middlebury Faculty pupil.

A remaining post-mortem report is scheduled to be accomplished within the coming weeks.

The gun discovered with Rakesh “is in line with a .40 caliber Glock 22,” officers stated. Full forensic and ballistics testing nonetheless must be finalized. Authorities stated the gun was not registered to Rakesh and that he was not licensed to own it. State Police are working with the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives to analyze the place the gun originated. 

Police had been known as to an property at 8 Wilson’s Means final Thursday after a relative checked on the household and located at the least one member lifeless.


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Officers stated within the instant aftermath of the incident that there have been no indicators of a break-in and {that a} gun was discovered close to Rakesh. They known as it a case of home violence. 

There had been no earlier police studies relating to the household or responses to the house, officers stated. 

Rakesh, who glided by Rick, labored as managing director and chief expertise officer for Harvard Enterprise College On-line from 2015 to 2019, The Boston Globe reported. He served as president of EduNova, a Marlborough-based training expertise firm. EduNova was involuntarily dissolved in December 2021.