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Police: Domestic violence incident leads to murder-suicide in Bridgeport

BRIDGEPORT —  Police said a domestic violence incident led to a murder-suicide in Bridgeport this evening. Bridgeport police said the incident occurred at...

BRIDGEPORT --  Police said a domestic violence incident led to a murder-suicide in Bridgeport this evening.

Bridgeport police said the incident occurred at the Trumbull Gardens housing complex around 7 p.m. Police told FOX61 that investigators believe a wife and husband were involved in a dispute and at some point during the altercation, the husband pulled out a gun and shot his wife to death. The man then killed himself.

Police said the couple’s 14-year-old daughter walked in the house and discovered the scene.

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