MONTGOMERY, AL (WSFA) - One person is dead and another person is in critical condition after a domestic violence related shooting.
Montgomery police officers responded to a domestic violence call in the 200 block of Townsend Drive Wednesday morning.
As officers arrived on the scene, a male subject pulled out a handgun and shot an unknown female three times in the upper torso.
The male, who has been identified as 26-year old Samuel Jones, then turned the gun on himself, firing a fatal shot into his chest.
The female victim was later transported to Baptist South and is now listed in stable condition.
Investigators believe that the shooting was the result of a dating relationship that the victim and the suspect were engaged in.