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UPDATE: Names released in York County murder-suicide - abc27 WHTM

UPDATE: Names released in York County murder-suicide

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WELLSVILLE, Pa. (WHTM) -

Police have released the names of the two people killed in a murder-suicide Thursday in Warrington Township, York County.

Police said 57-year-old Donald Cassel, Jr. shot and killed his mother, 81-year-old Shirley Westheafer. Police said he then turned the gun on himself.

Police said the shooting happened in a bedroom at a home on Rocky Wood Lane around 2:20 p.m.

Police said Cassel's wife was home and heard the shots and called police.  All three lived in the house together.

There's still no word on a possible motive.

The woman who made the 911 call was not injured.


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