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St. Louis man, 74, allegedly shoots girlfriend, 43, after argument

The man was arrested, the weapon recovered

July 22, 2019 - 1:55 pm
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ST. LOUIS (KMOX/AP) -- Authorities say a 74-year-old man fatally shot his 43-year-old girlfriend in St. Louis after an argument. 

Kimberly Schneider died at a hospital Saturday, one day after she was shot in the head in her home on Park Avenue in the Hi Pointe neighborhood.

Police say her boyfriend turned himself in to police, and a gun was recovered. Police could not immediately say whether the man has been charged. 

Domestic abuse detectives are investigating the shooting. 

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