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LAS VEGAS (FOX5) -- Las Vegas police investigated a murder-suicide Wednesday night in south Las Vegas.

According to police, officers responded to the 2700 block of west Serene Avenue on July 21 for a reporting shooting involving a husband and wife around 6:50 p.m.

Officers located a woman with multiple gunshot wounds and a man with a self-inflicted wound. The woman was taken to University Medical Center in critical condition where she later died, police said. The woman's husband was pronounced dead at the scene, according to police.

Police said the man and woman were married and got into an argument. Police said the man shot his wife and then himself.

The Clark County Coroner's Office has identified the man as Roy Sentongo, 50, from Las Vegas. His cause of death was a gunshot wound to the head in a suicide. 

The woman was identified as 38-year-oldSarah Sentongo. She died of gunshot wounds in a homicide, the coroner said. 

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