Woman dies from injuries in apparent murder/suicide

Jun 21, 2014

A Lancaster woman has died after suffering a gunshot wound inflicted by her boyfriend.

Twenty-nine year old Nicole Sheehan was celebrating her birthday with 38-year-old Sam Reynolds along the Lake Erie shore in Chautauqua County on Thursday. Reynolds drew a gun, shooting Sheehan in the head. She escaped and was being treated at Hamot Medical Center in Erie, Pennsylvania.

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Police discovered the body of Reynolds after an apparent suicide.

Sheehan succumbed to her injuries on Friday afternoon.