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Three Illinois state troopers shot in apparent murder-suicide

LISLE, Ill. (AP) -- Police said a 51-year-old woman fatally shot a retired Illinois State Police trooper Friday night and injured another retired state trooper and and off-duty trooper before turning the gun on herself at a cigar lounge in suburban Chicago Friday.

Lisle police said the shooting happened Friday night at the Humidor Cigar Lounge.

Police said the shooter, Lisa V. McMullan of Chicago, was found dead at the scene, while a 51-year-old Gregory Rieves was pronounced dead at a hospital.

“The Illinois State Police family have heavy hearts this morning,” ISP Director Brendan F. Kelly said. “We are mourning the loss of a retired Trooper, and praying for a full recovery of both our active and retired officers. Please keep all our officers and families in your prayers in the dark and painful moment."

The other men who were shot are expected to recover.

Police said surveillance video depicts the shooting as "without apparent provocation."

Police said the woman and the victims were "acquaintances."

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