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Modesto police: Woman shoots, kills husband
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MODESTO, Calif. - A man has died after being shot, allegedly by his wife, Modesto police said.

Lt. Craig Gundlach said the shooting happened on the 400 block of Boone Way around 6:10 p.m.

Initial information about the shooting suggests that the wife shot her husband during an argument at the home, Gundlach said.

The man was transported to a nearby hospital for treatment for life-threatening wounds where he later died.

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More than two children were at the home at the time of the shooting. One of the children with a diabetic condition suffered a medical condition and was transported via ambulance to a hospital for treatment.

Another child and the mother were detained by police, Gundlach said. No one has been arrested in connection to the shooting at this time.

It's unclear what happened to the other children who were home at the time of the shooting.

Modesto police are at the scene and continue to investigate the shooting.

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