- Associated Press - Friday, October 6, 2017

MILTON, Del. (AP) - Police in Delaware say a man is dead and a woman is in critical condition after a shooting in a home.

State Police say in a news release that neighbors called 911 late Thursday to report a domestic dispute. Troopers say a 61-year-old man, who had a handgun, and his 60-year-old wife were in a house in Milton.

Authorities say the man threatened police, then troopers heard gunshot.

Police say the woman called 911, saying she and her husband had been shot. Troopers found them in a bedroom.

Investigators say the man was pronounced dead at the scene. The woman was taken to a hospital in critical condition.


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