Marketplace   Menu Guide   Complete Pages      
butler eagle
Site last updated: Wednesday, November 26, 2014 Bookmark our site!
Local PennsylvaniaNationalInternationalNews Extras  
Published: December 25, 2013 print this article Print save this article Save email this article Email ENLARGE TEXT increase font decrease font

Autopsy shows baby died from gunshot in abdomen



LANCASTER, Pa. — An autopsy this morning determined that a 2-month-old girl shot on Christmas Eve died of a single gunshot wound to her abdomen, a Pennsylvania district attorney said.
The girl was killed when an adult relative inside the home near Lancaster fired a handgun, said Lancaster County District Attorney Craig Stedman.
Stedman said the identities of both the victim and shooter were expected to be released later today. He said it might take some time to determine if charges are warranted.
“I don’t even have any reports; we just got the autopsy done,” Stedman said. “I’ve got to talk to the guy who did the forensic analysis.”
Officials have said the girl and the shooter were alone when she was shot Tuesday afternoon. She was pronounced dead at a hospital.





Back
Comments
Order Photos!
 
MORE NEWS HEADLINES
arrow Felony charge withdrawn from crash case
arrow Washington's Trail 1753 gets assistance
arrow Celebrating traditions
arrow At long last, liver patient comes home
 
MOST READ ARTICLES
arrow Route 68 accident requires medical helicopter
arrow Police Reports
arrow Firefighters quickly douse house fire
arrow High winds cause some problems in county