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Teenage girl recovering after father shoots her, himself

Reported by: Christine Kim

Reported by: Michelle Velez
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Updated: 12/18/2013 11:49 am
LAS VEGAS (KSNV -- A teenage girl is trying to recover after police say her father shot her before taking his own life.

It happened Tuesday night at the Regency Heights Apartments on Lake Mead near Pecos.

Responding Metro officers found a 48-year-old man dead and his 19-year- old daughter with numerous gunshot wounds to her upper torso.

Witnesses say the father was suicidal and turned his anger onto his daughter.

The girl is in critical but stable condition at UMC.

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