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Benning officer dead in murder-suicide

Feb. 6, 2013 - 04:13PM   |   Last Updated: Feb. 6, 2013 - 04:13PM  |  
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COLUMBUS, Ga. Army officials at Fort Benning have confirmed the man who fatally shot a woman before committing suicide in Columbus was Army Capt. Gonzalo Garcia.

The">Ledger-Enquirer of Columbus reports 38-year-old Garcia was wearing his Army battle dress uniform when he shot a 27-year-old woman near an open storage unit Tuesday afternoon.

The relationship between the two was unclear Wednesday and authorities are unsure of the circumstances that led up to the shooting.

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