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Man Shoots and Kills Woman, Turns Gun on Self

Posted November 20, 1997 12:00 a.m. EST

— Police say a Durham man fatally shot his girlfriend in the head Thursday afternoon during an argument, then shot himself in the head. He did not die.

Instead, he called the North Carolina Highway Patrol and reported a shooting on Ellis Road at Highway 147.

Police say David Jordan got into argument with girlfriend, Shamona Hill and fatally shot her.

Jordan later confessed to Durham County Sheriff's Office.