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Man Who Called 911 Arrested in Beaumont Slaying

Man's name not immediately released

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    Police say a man who called 911 in Southeast Texas to say he just shot a woman has been arrested after she was found dead.

    Beaumont police on Wednesday did not immediately release the name of the 39-year-old man, who's facing a murder charge.

    Police say the man reported the woman could be found at one location Tuesday night and that he was at a residence at another site. Investigators found the woman dead at the scene with a gunshot wound to the head.

    The man was arrested at the home.

    Police did not immediately release further details on the pair's relationship.

    The victim's name was not immediately released.