Woman kills self after killing boyfriend, Cleveland police say

Woman kills self after killing boyfriend, Cleveland police say
The Cleveland Police Department is investigating a suspected murder-suicide that occurred Wednesday morning in Cleveland. (Source: Gray News)

CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) - A 24-year-old man died Wednesday morning, and Cleveland police said he told officers his girlfriend shot him before passing away.

The medical examiner identified the victim as Bruce Holland, of Toledo.

Police responded to the 3000 block of E. 146th St. around 9 a.m. and found Holland in a driveway with gunshot injuries to his back.

Police spoke to Holland before he was taken by EMS to University Hospitals. He died at the hospital, police said.

Holland’s girlfriend, 22, reportedly killed herself later that afternoon.

She was found dead in a vehicle on East 130th St. and Metcalf Ave, police said.

The Cleveland Homicide Unit continues investigating.

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