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Monroe Police investigating fatal shooting

MONROE, MI (Toledo News Now) - Monroe Police responded to a shooting early Wednesday afternoon.

On Wednesday shortly before 1 p.m., the Monroe Police were called to Greenpath Debt Solutions for a suspect with a gun. The local business is located at 826 S. Monroe St. in Monroe. 

According to dispatch, the initial caller said a man, who was possibly the estranged husband of an employee, entered the business with a handgun.

Further information was then relayed that a shot had been fired. Monroe Police arrived on the scene within minutes and located the man who had sustained a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head.

The suspect, a 49-year-old Monroe County resident, was transported to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead a short time later. 

The suspect did not make any threats towards anyone. There were no additional injuries.

The incident is currently under investigation.

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