Man dead, wife in the hospital after shooting near Longview

Man dead, wife in the hospital after shooting near Longview

LONGVIEW, Wash. – A man is dead and his wife is in the hospital after a shooting early Wednesday morning near Longview, police said.

The couple’s 10-year-old son called police just after midnight to say that his dad shot his mom. Police went to the home at 244 Niemi Rd., and were able to get the mom and several kids out of the house.

A SWAT team was called in, and found 30-year-old Miguel Angel Milian dead in a room upstairs.

His estranged wife, 27-year-old Chante Marie Milian, is in stable condition in a Portland hospital. She was shot once in the back, police said.

Police didn’t say how Milian died, but they said he called a friend and said that he had shot his wife and was going to shoot himself.

Police said they found a small caliber handgun near the suspect.

None of the children were hurt.