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Sunday, July 14, 2024


Police said a domestic quarrel turned violent early Wednesday morning, when a woman was slashed and shot at her upper Lindbergh Bay home. A Contant man later turned the gun used in the shooting on himself and was seriously wounded.
Antoinette Setorie and Luis Osorio were both hospitalzed as a result of the shootings.
Police were summoned to the upper Lindbergh Bay area around 1 a.m. Wednesday after reports of a shooting incident that allegedly stemmed from a domestic altercation.
Police said Setorie was shot at least twice; she suffered gunshot wounds to the chest and forearm as well as lacerations from what police described as a machete.
Osorio is said to have fled the house, located near the Shibui condominiums, after the shooting.
When police officers searching Lindbergh Bay and Contant discovered Osorio, he reportedly turned the gun on himself and fired. He is listed in stable condition at Roy L. Schneider Hospital with a gunshot wound to the face.
Setorie underwent emergency surgery for her gunshot injuries; her condition was also stable early Wednesday morning, according to a hospital source.
Police are said to have recovered the handgun used in both shootings. What led to the domestic violence is unclear; police are investigating. The case is classified as a first-degree assault, though no charges had been filed as of Wednesday afternoon.
As police were leaving the scene of the shooting, officers were called to the waterfront where a mentally ill man was said to have jumped into the water after smashing several car windows and damaging property.
The unidentified man swam out to a boat and held police at bay for some time until they were able to apprehend him.
A couple of hours later, police were called to the Coki Point area to reports from several residents that shots were fired near the beach. Police reportedly investigated but came up empty.

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