Sheriff: Man killed estranged wife and neighbor, then self


MOUNT AIRY, Md. (AP) — Authorities in Maryland say a man shot and killed his estranged wife and her neighbor before taking his own life during a standoff with officers. The Carroll County Sheriff’s Office says 36-year-old Heather Zujkowski and 18-year-old Noah Homayouni were fatally shot Thursday afternoon outside their homes in Mount Airy. Witnesses identified 35-year-old Joseph Zujkowski as a suspect. He was then located at his home in Gaithersburg where he killed himself. Officials say Heather and Joseph Zujkowski were separated. A protective order against him had expired in January. An official motive for the shooting was unknown.

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