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Man, woman shot following argument with suspect's girlfriend in Bismarck, Mo.

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BISMARCK, Mo. (KMOV.com) – A suspect is in custody after a man and woman were shot following an argument in a Bismarck, Missouri home Sunday.

Police were called to the 10000 block of Tyler Road after a man and woman were shot in the torso. Both victims were taken to St. Louis-area hospitals with severe injuries. They were listed in critical, but stable condition Monday morning.

Police found the suspect and his girlfriend a short time after the shooting was reported on State Highway 21 near Elephant Rock State Park in Iron County. They were taken into custody without incident, police said.

According to police, the girlfriend and victims were arguing when the male suspect fired the shots, striking both victims.

Charges are being sought against the male suspect for two counts each of first-degree assault, armed criminal action and unlawful use of a weapon.

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