BEVERLY HILLS (WWJ) – A woman is dead and her husband is seriously wounded in what police are calling a murder and attempted suicide.

Police are investigating at the scene in this routinely quiet village of Beverly Hills where they say a woman was care-taking for a man and the woman’s husband came to the home and shot his wife and attempted to kill himself.

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Police say the husband is in critical condition at a nearby hospital with a gunshot wound to his head. Both the victim and her husband are believed to be in their early 50s.

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No word on the condition of the man who was being cared for at his home.

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