Police: Suspect in apparent Eaton County murder suicide-shooting dies from injuries

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Police believe the incident was a domestic violence situation.
Published: Mar. 27, 2023 at 8:55 AM EDT
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CHARLOTTE, Mich. (WILX) - Michigan State Police report the man suspected of shooting his wife in a murder-suicide attempt died from his injuries Sunday.

Police identified the victim as Jennifer Sue Gingrich, who police say was shot by her husband, Tim Gingrich, who reportedly turned the gun on himself.

Jennifer Sue Gingrich was found dead by police Friday morning at the couple’s home near the intersection of West Five Point Highway and Matthews Road. Tim Gingrich was hospitalized for his injuries.

Police believe the incident was a domestic violence situation.

End Violent Encounters offers shelter, counseling services, and a 24-hour crisis line for those experiencing domestic violence. If you or a loved one are in a violent relationship, you can contact EVE’s 24-hour crisis line at 517-372-5572.

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