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Domestic violence shooting in Surprise ends in suicide, police say

Suprise police said a woman is being treated at a local hospital and the suspected shooter has died by suicide.

SURPRISE, Ariz. — A person is suspected of shooting a woman Friday afternoon before fatally shooting themself at a home in Surprise, police said. 

The shooting was reported shortly after 1:30 p.m. at a residence near Reems and Greenway roads. 

Surprise police said a woman has been taken to the hospital for a gunshot wound. Her current health status is not known at this time.

The person suspected of shooting her has died from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound, police said. The case is being investigated as a domestic violence situation.

Police said the shooting appears to be an isolated incident and there's currently no active threat to the community. 

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