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Man shoots wife dead in Geneva

National News // June 8, 2017

A man has shot and killed his wife in Geneva. The man then tried to kill himself, but failed.

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Their grown-up children were in the house at the time –they called the police.

The woman was 48 and her husband 54. The husband is in hospital and expected to survive.

Police say they were called to the apartment in Chêne-Bougeries at 8.30 last night.

Neighbours told the press the family seemed happy. The dead woman was described as a mother and grandmother and was always smiling.

Police have opened a murder investigation. 

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