Police: Man kills woman and himself in Richmond apartment

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – Richmond police say a 30-year-old man fatally shot a woman and then killed himself at an apartment complex on the city’s south side.

Police say tactical units were called to the complex early Sunday morning after getting reports that an armed man was inside an apartment and refusing to come out.

Police say when officers went inside the apartment, they found the bodies of a man and a woman.

Police identified the gunman as 30-year-old Brian Harris and the female victim as 29-year-old Shantisha Dortch. Police say the couple lived together at the address.

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