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Woman dead in Mohave Valley shooting

January 30, 2019 GMT

MOHAVE VALLEY — A woman is dead and a man in custody after a shooting Tuesday morning in Mohave Valley.

According to a brief news release from the Mohave County Sheriff’s Office, detectives are investigating the shooting on Needles Drive, east of Highway 95 and north of Courtwright Road, in Mohave Valley.

Information from the sheriff’s office indicated that the woman died from an apparent gunshot wound. Her identity was not released.

The man was taken into custody without incident. His identity also was not made public.

“More information will be released pending next of kin (of the victim) notification,” the release said. “This investigation is ongoing.”