Phoenix man calls police 4 days after killing wife, shooting self

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PHOENIX -- Police detectives are investigating a murder and failed suicide at a home in Phoenix.

Phoenix police responded to a home near 15th and Peoria avenues shortly before 9 a.m. Tuesday.

According to police, Glen Jepsen, 56, called police Tuesday and said he had shot his wife and himself on Friday.

The woman, who has been identified as Paula McGuire, 65, was dead and police said the husband had an injury to his chin area.

Jepsen was transported to a local hospital for his injuries.

The couple, who had been married for 10 years, reportedly had been having problems for a year.

Jepsen will face charges when he is released from the hospital.