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Police: Florida man kills self after shooting pregnant girlfriend, killing her mom

HAINES CITY, Fla. (WFLA) - Police say a Polk County, Florida man killed himself on Monday morning after shooting his pregnant girlfriend and her mother in Ocoee.

Ocoee police say they responded to the double shooting on Grand Poplar Street around 7:30 a.m.

Authorities have identified 23-year-old Pierre Bernard as the shooter.

Officers say his girlfriend was rushed to the hospital. The girlfriend's mother died at the scene.

After the shooting, Ocoee police asked officers in Haines City to check two homes for Bernard. The Haines City police chief says officers found him dead from a self-inflicted gunshot wound at one of the homes.

According to Haines City Police, Bernard does not have a prior criminal record.


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