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Man, woman killed in apparent murder-suicide in Northeast Bexar County, BCSO says

SAN ANTONIO – A person and a woman are lifeless following an apparent murder-suicide inside a house in Northeast Bexar County early Wednesday morning, the Bexar County Sheriff’s Office stated.

Deputies had been known as round 1:15 a.m. to a house in the 7000 block of Hickory Ridge, not removed from O’Connor Road after receiving phrase from a woman saying she had been shot.

According to Bexar County Sheriff Javier Salazar, the capturing was the results of a home violence-type incident.

Salazar stated the woman’s name with the dispatcher had disconnected and the dispatcher tried calling again, however a person as an alternative answered. The man confirmed to the dispatcher that he had shot the woman and likewise meant to shoot himself, BCSO stated.

Salazar stated the dispatcher tried to persuade the person to not shoot himself, however he as an alternative hung up. When Converse police and deputies arrived, they heard two gunshots inside the house.

Authorities pressured entry into the home and that’s after they discovered the person lifeless from a self-inflicted gunshot wound. The woman was shot twice in the decrease a part of her physique and was rushed to a hospital in crucial situation, however she later died, BCSO stated.

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At this time, the motive for the capturing isn’t presently identified. The names and ages of the 2 folks killed haven’t been launched.

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