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Cops probe likely murder-suicide

POLICE are investigating a possible murder-suicide after a woman was found dead in her home and her ex-husband was found dead outside after jumping from their 24th floor apartment in Yangpu District, reported.

Witnesses said the man stabbed his wife to death with a knife and then committed suicide by leaping off the building at a residential complex on Guanshan Road yesterday afternoon.

Police didn’t confirm many details as they said the investigation was still open.

Officers said they received a call at 2:20pm saying two people were fighting in the complex. One minute later, they received another call saying a man fell from a high-rise and was dead.

The man and woman had recently divorced. They were both 45 and from Heilongjiang Province, according to police officers.



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