NEW YORK — Police say a man fatally shot his girlfriend inside their New York City apartment and then turned the gun on himself.

Police say officers responding to the apartment in the Brooklyn neighborhood of Bedford-Stuyvesant early Wednesday found 38-year-old Felicita Sotillo and her 41-year-old boyfriend unconscious.

Each had been shot in the head.

Emergency workers declared both dead at the scene. The man’s identity isn’t being released until his family can be notified.

Police say they found a gun in the apartment. They say they’re investigating the shooting as a homicide-suicide.