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Russian shoots girlfriend, tries to kill himself

Posted on Dec 03, 07:34PM | IANS

A man in Moscow severely wounded his girlfriend by shooting her twice in the head from a gun and then attempted a suicide, the Moscow police said.

The incident took place early Monday at a hotel in the south of Moscow when a resident of Russia's Bryansk region had a quarrel with his girlfriend and shot her twice in the head. Then he shot himself in the head as well, the spokesperson said.

Both of them were taken to a hospital in a critical condition while police filed a criminal case.