Man Fatally Shot Woman, Self in Fontana: Police

A man shot a woman to death and then turned the gun on himself Friday at a mobile home park in Fontana, officials said.

The Capris Mobile Estates, 16860 Slover Ave. in Fontana, as pictured in a Google Street View image in March of 2018.

The Capris Mobile Estates, 16860 Slover Ave. in Fontana, as pictured in a Google Street View image in March of 2018.

The shooting was reported about 5 p.m. at the Capri Mobile Estates, 16860 Slover Ave., the Fontana Police Department said in a written statement.

Officers encountered a woman who had been shot, police said. She was pronounced dead at the scene.

“The male subject who was also on scene was found with what appeared to be a self inflicted gun shot wound and transported to a local hospital, where he was later pronounced deceased,” according to the statement.

Investigators found the gun believed to have been used in the shooting, which police said they were investigating as a murder-suicide.

“We do not believe anyone is outstanding and there is no danger to the public,” the statement said.

Anyone with information can reach Fontana police at 909-350-7740.

 

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