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Woman killed in NYC home in front of 2 children

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NEW YORK (MYFOXNY) - A woman was shot and killed inside her Ozone Park home and her husband is now under arrest.

Authorities say retired NYPD officer Kevin Canty shot and killed his wife in front of their two young children in Queens Saturday morning.

The woman was shot in the chest and died at her house on 101st Avenue and 104th Street.

The NYPD says the shooting stemmed from a domestic dispute.

Kevin Canty retired from the New York Police Department about a year ago due to a disability from an accident.

Canty's wife, 40-year-old Jessica Canty, was found inside the home shot several times.

Authorities charged Canty Sunday with murder in the second degree and criminal use of a firearm.




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