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2 dead in apparent murder-suicide in Gwinnett County

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GWINNETT COUNTY, Ga. -

Authorities are investigating an apparent murder-suicide in Gwinnett County.

According to the Gwinnett County Police Department, officers responded to an alarm at a home on Resthaven Drive in unincorporated Lawerenceville. Once they arrived, a man answered the door. After answering a few questions from officers, the man pulled out a gun and shot himself in the head, according to Cpl. Jake Smith of the Gwinnett County Police Department.

The officers checked the house and found an adult woman dead of a gunshot wound.

Authorities believe the two were a married couple and that the man had killed his wife before killing himself. The deaths are under investigation.

 

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