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United Kingdom

12 June 2006

Guardian (UK)

Detectives are investigating how a jilted boyfriend got hold of a shotgun to murder his 15-year-old former girlfriend before turning the weapon on himself. Police have spent the weekend talking to two families whose plans for barbecues and parties on the sunniest day of the year turned to tragedy after an argument that was heard several streets away. Gun control groups called for stricter regulation of shotguns after the double shooting, which friends of the victim,... (

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