PINE BLUFF, Ark. (KTHV) -- A Pine Bluff woman is dead after police say her husband shot her then tried to kill himself.

73-year-old George Kelsey called 911 around 1 a.m. on Tuesday stating that he had shot his wife, 74-year-old Mickie Kelsey then himself.

Officers forced their way into the home and found the man still alive and talking.

He was taken to the hospital, and at last check he was undergoing surgery. The motive for the shooting is unclear at this time.

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