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MIDDLE RIVER — Baltimore County Police are investigating a murder-suicide which occurred last night in Middle River.

Officers responded just before 10:30 p.m. to reports of an attempted suicide with a gun.

April Renee Lawson, 18, was fatally shot in her home on the 3900 block of Bayville Road, and 20-year-old Michael Ruben Morris, Jr. was found at the scene suffering a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the upper body.

Both were pronounced dead at the scene.

The circumstances around the incident are still under investigation by Baltimore County Police homicide detectives.

This is a developing story and will be updated with more information.

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