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Last updated 5:36PM ET
September 21, 2018
WOUB Local News
WOUB Local News
Man shoots wife, self during nursing home visit
(WOUB) - Authorities say a man visiting his wife at
a nursing home today shot and killed the woman in her room and then shot himself.

Sgt. Aric Yates with the Jackson County Sheriff's Office says the man - whose identity wasn't released - later died at a hospital.

The shooting occurred about 2:40 p.m. at the Four Winds Community nursing home, about 70 miles southeast of Columbus.

Yates says the woman - who also wasn't identified - lived in the facility
but her husband did not.

Both had gunshot wounds to the head.

A small handgun was recovered from the scene.
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