A man was arrested for allegedly shooting his girlfriend in their Bronx home early Wednesday morning.
Cleopatra Lovelace, 30, was found with a single gunshot wound to the back of the head in her apartment in Norwood at 12:35 a.m.Emergency personnel declared Lovelace dead at the scene.
Her boyfriend, Frederick White, who shared the DeKalb Avenue apartment, was taken into custody from the scene, police said.
White, 42, was charged with murder and criminal possession of a weapon Wednesday afternoon.
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