Brooklyn Shooting: 2 Dead, 1 Wounded In Apparent Murder-Suicide

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November 10, 2019 - 6:09 pm
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NEW YORK (WCBS 880/AP) -- Police say two people were shot dead and a third victim was wounded in a murder-suicide inside a Brooklyn apartment.

Police said that a 30-year-old man killed his 24-year-old ex-girlfriend with a gunshot to the head on Sunday afternoon in the Flatlands neighborhood.

He also shot the woman's current, 33-year-old boyfriend before killing himself with the gun.

The boyfriend was taken to a hospital where he was listed in stable condition with a chest wound.

Police said they recovered a 9 mm semi-automatic handgun at the scene.

The names of the victims weren't immediately released.