Couple found shot in the head in Vilamoura

A couple in their 30s has been found shot in the head but still “alive and conscious” at around 10.30am this morning (February 5) in Praia da Falésia, Vilamoura, in front of the Lake Resort.

According to national press, rescue authorities from Loulé, Faro, Albufeira and Quarteira were at the scene, and the PJ criminal police is reported to be taking over the investigation.

The couple has been taken to Faro Hospital.

The Resident will update the story as more details become available.