A murder and attempted suicide took place in a domestic shooting early Wednesday morning. The couple's three children were upstairs with friends asleep when they heard arguing followed by gunshots at about 3:30 a.m. Shinique Collins was found shot to death and man in his late 20s, discovered wounded, but alive at the Jefferson Square Apartments, south of Jefferson Ave.
The person found lying next to Shinique in her home was her longtime boyfriend. Police say he was shot in the head in what cops are calling a murder suicide attempt. Investigators are calling him the suspect. Shinique and her boyfriend were living together. Her family says they were just engaged in February. Family thought the couple was happy. Clearly something was wrong.
UPDATE : He just died also.