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Woman injured in Lawrence gas station shooting

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Posted at 4:02 PM, Oct 29, 2019
and last updated 2019-10-29 16:54:27-04

LAWRENCE — A woman is in serious condition after a shooting Tuesday afternoon in Lawrence.

Lawrence Police Department officers and emergency personnel were called around 3 p.m. to a gas station near Sunnyside Road and Pendleton Pike, LPD Deputy Chief Gary Woodruff said.

When they arrived, they located a woman who had been shot, Woodruff said. They were awake and talking, but in serious condition, when they were taken to an area hospital.

The suspect, the victim's ex-spouse, was later located by police in a nearby neighborhood, Woodruff said. He later died by suicide.

Additional details have not been released.