Anne Arundel County police are investigating an attempted murder and suicide in Pasadena.
Police and firefighters responded around 12:30 a.m. Friday to the 300 block of Ridge Road in Pasadena for a reported shooting.
When officers arrived, the located a man and a woman suffering from gunshot wounds. The woman was taken to a hospital with life-threatening injuries.
The man, identified as Matthew John Borck, 33, of Arnold, was pronounced dead at the scene.
Multiple witnesses were located during area canvasses and interviewed in regards to the shooting. The investigation revealed Borck was estranged from the female victim. Evidence indicated he entered the residence where the woman confronted him, at which time he shot her. Borck then used the same firearm and took his own life, police said.
This is a very active investigation. Anne Arundel County Police are urging anyone with information to come forward by calling the Anne Arundel County Homicide Unit at 410-222-4731. Anyone who wishes to remain anonymous can also contact the Anne Arundel County Police Tip Line 410-222-4700.