Officials: Suspect in fatal Hamilton shooting kills himself

Police say the man who fatally shot a corrections officer this morning in Hamilton and wounded another has committed suicide. Officials say Ralph Johnson Sr. was found in a Ewing cemetery with a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head. He was pronounced dead at Fuld Hospital.

According to police, Johnson shot himself in front of a family plot.

One of the corrections officers, Laughfiel "Nick" Nicholson, 47, was pronounced dead earlier today. Joanne Nicholson, the other officer and Johnson's ex-wife, is being treated at Fuld Hospital.

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