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Dispute ends in stabbing, shooting death

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SNELLVILLE, Ga. -

A woman in suburban Atlanta was stabbed in the back and a man was found fatally shot in the head when officers responded to a call in Snellville.

Police say the man's death is being investigated as a suicide.

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports (http://bit.ly/10GmYyC) that officers were dispatched to an address on White Pine Road around 1:15 a.m. Sunday after a caller said he stabbed his girlfriend and needed help to be sent to the residence.

Police said they could hear a person screaming for help when they arrived. They forced open the locked front door and found the woman lying face-down with a stab wound in her back.

The man was located in the kitchen with a gunshot wound to his head and a weapon nearby, authorities said.

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Information from: The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, http://www.ajc.com

 

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