29-year-old Bulgarian woman was found in a serious condition with a shot wound at the head of a street in Frankfurt, German newspaper Bild reports, quoted by 24 hours.

The woman worked as a prostitute and was on the street when her ex-boyfriend, a 49-year-old man from Turkish descent, appeared and the two began to quarrel.

According to information from the German tabloid, the Bulgarian woman recently split up with the man.

The argument escalated and the man shot his ex-girlfriend in his head. Then the man shot himself.

The Bulgarian woman is placed in a hospital with severe head trauma. The ex-boyfriend was arrested by the police, facing an attempt at murder trial.