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The boyfriend of a Louisiana woman and her ex-boyfriend fatally shot each other Thursday during a confrontation at the woman’s home, authorities said.

Tyrique Agnew, 21, of Bridge City, and Brandon Graves, 19, of Marrero, were both pronounced dead at the scene of the shooting in Harvey, according to the Jefferson Parish Coroner’s Office.

Graves was the former boyfriend of the woman, who was not identified, NOLA.com reported.

According to Capt. Jason Rivarde, a spokesperson for the Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office, Graves went to the woman’s house around 2:25 p.m. Thursday and entered it through an unlocked window on the first floor. Agnew, who was inside the residence on the second floor, confronted Graves on the staircase, the website reported. Both men, who were armed, then shot each other, Rivarde said.

According to the coroner’s office, Agnew died of multiple gunshot wounds. Graves died from a gunshot wound to his torso, NOLA.com reported.

It’s not clear who else was in the house at the time of the shooting, the website reported.