Police: Md. Man Shot Ex-Wife, Then Turned Gun on Himself
UPDATE: April 9, 2014 12:34 a.m.
LANHAM, Md. (WNEW) — A 32-year-old woman was shot and killed by her ex-husband while returning from a birthday celebration early Wednesday morning in Fort Washington, Prince George’s County Police say.
The victim has been identified as Michelle Miranda-Fletcher.
Investigators say Lester Lee Fletcher, Jr., also 32, was waiting for his ex-wife when she and friends arrived at an apartment complex in the 7200 block of Jaywick Avenue. The recently divorced couple began arguing after the woman exited a car, police tell WNEW.
Shortly thereafter, witnesses in the car say Fletcher shot his former wife multiple times before turning the gun on himself.
The woman turned 32 Tuesday, authorities say.
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