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Man dies from self inflicted gunshot wound after killing girlfriend

Man dies from self inflicted gunshot wound after killing girlfriend

CREATED Feb. 16, 2012 - UPDATED: Feb. 16, 2012

Web Producer: Brian Pryor

TUCSON (KGUN9-TV) - A man authorities say shot his ex-girlfriend and then turned the gun on himself has died in the hospital.

Tucson Police identified the shooter Thursday afternoon as 41 year-old James Leonard of Tucson.

On Monday, authorities say that Leonard came to see his girlfriend, 31 year-old Claudia Pascel, who had taken out a restraining order against him.

A friend of Pascel called 911 and police responded to find her dead and Leonard injured with a self inflicted gunshot wound.

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