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Husband charged for shooting wife in Reston home
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RESTON, Va. (WUSA9) -- A husband has been charged after police say he shot his wife and then himself Thursday in their Reston home, according to the Fairfax County Police Department.

Stephen Thompson, 29, has been charged with with malicious wounding, police said.

His 33-year-old wife has not been identified. Thompson and his wife remain in the hospital with life-threatening injuries, police said.

At approximately 2:30 a.m., police say officers responded to a home in the 2300 block of Branleigh Park Court for the report of a shooting.

Upon arrival, police say officers found a man and woman suffering from apparent gunshot wounds. Police believe there was an argument prior to the shooting. Police say it appears that Thompson shot his wife and then himself.

Both were transported to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries, police said.

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