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BENTON TOWNSHIP — A Lansing man is in the Berrien County jail facing numerous charges, including open murder, after a woman was fatally shot in Benton Township on Wednesday night.

The 33-year-old woman from Benton Harbor died of a single gunshot wound to the head, according to police. Her name has not been released and the alleged shooter’s name is being withheld pending formal charges.

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