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DC man arrested for killing his girlfriend

SUITLAND, Md. (WUSA9) -- The Prince George's County Police Department arrested a 43-year-old D.C. man who police said, shot and killed his girlfriend in Suitland Md. Sunday evening.

Authorities responded to the 3200 block of Sycamore Lane for the report of a shooting around 7 p.m. Sunday, police said.

Police found 43-year-old Tamu Bynum of Suitland, Md. suffering from gunshot wounds, authorities said. Bynum was pronounced dead at the scene, according to police.

Bynum and her boyfriend, 43-year-old Devin James Wooten of SE, D.C. got into an argument that escalated into a shooting, police said.

Wooten turned himself in Monday, police said.

Wooten is being charged with second degree murder.

Anyone with information on this case is asked to call the Prince George's County Police Department's Homicide Unit as 301-772-4925. Callers wishing to remain anonymous may call Crime Solvers at 1-866-411-TIPS (8477), text "PGPD plus your message" to CRIMES (274637) on your cell phone or go to www.pgcrimesolvers.com and submit a tip online.