Report: More domestic violence-related murders this year compared to last

FOX 9 reports in less than a month, three Twin Cities women have died because of abuse. So far this year, 19 women have died at the hands of an abuser, compared to 16 women in all of last year.
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FOX 9 reports in less than a month, three Twin Cities women have died because of abuse. So far this year, 19 women have died at the hands of an abuser, compared to 16 women in all of last year.

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