Authorities: Man fatally shoots girlfriend, himself in Jersey City

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Two people were found dead on a sidewalk early Thursday morning in Jersey City. Two people were found dead on a sidewalk early Thursday morning in Jersey City.
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A 29-year-old man shot and killed his 23-year-old girlfriend before turning the gun on himself, according to the Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office.

Authorities say that Tyquan Thomas and Ashley Bradby were found dead on a sidewalk near 290 Bright St. in Jersey City just before 2:30 a.m. Thursday. A spokesperson for the prosecutor’s office says that it appears Thomas and Bradby were involved in a domestic dispute nearby that eventually carried out into the street.

It is believed that Thomas shot Bradby and then killed himself.

A gun was found at the scene.

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