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Three dead in murder-suicide in Scottsdale

A man shot a woman and killed another at a Scottsdale home before turning the gun on himself, police say.
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PHOENIX — Two victims and a suspect are dead in an incident at a Scottsdale home Thursday.

Police say 50-year-old Roger Lee Paris killed 76-year-old Donna M. Archer by suffocating her in her car. Paris is Archer's nephew.

Paris then turned a gun on 53-year-old Cheryl P. McCarthy, fatally shooting her in the driveway of the home, police say. Paris is McCarthy's brother.

Paris fatally shot himself outside the home, police say. The home was near Hayden and Osborn roads.

Scottsdale police say there was a family disagreement, but did not give other details on motive.

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