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Police investigating murder-suicide in Mesquite

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Mesquite police are looking into what they believe is a murder-suicide involving a man and his adult daughter's boyfriend.

It happened at about 8 p.m. Saturday at a home in the 3600 block of Edgebrook Drive, south of Interstate 30 and west of Interstate 635.

Officers found the boyfriend, 32-year-old Dante Woods, on the living room floor. He later died from a gunshot wound to the chest.

The woman's father, 55-year-old Scott High, was found dead in the backyard with a gun at his side.

Witnesses told police the two men had gotten into an argument shortly before the shooting.

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