A Nigerian, Jeremiah Sodiq Igomigoh, 49, a former correctional officer and active security guard, shot his estranged ex-wife, Nnenna laura Ogbonna, 44 and then shot himself afterwards. The tragic incident happened in Middle River/Essex Region in Maryland, USA. Baltimore County Police have declared it a murder-suicide. The Police also said there was an argument before the shootings. This happened on Tuesday February 16th, 2016.

Police said they found them suffering from gunshot wounds before giving up the spirit. They were declared dead at the scene, the Police said. The two have two children in common, but no longer lived together, police said.

Police said the handgun Igomigoh used was legally registered to him. Igomigoh also had a carry permit for the gun, which he used in his employment as a security guard, police said.