Ohio woman dies from gunshot wounds and police say her sister is the killer

woman dies from gunshot wound sister charged with murder
Source: Middletown Division of Police, Mega

Oct. 22 2021, Published 12:27 p.m. ET

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A woman in Ohio died from a gunshot wound and now police say her sister has been arrested for her murder.

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Around 8:30 a.m. on Oct. 20, the Middletown Division of Police said they received a call about a person who had shot their sister.

Once at the scene, officials said they found a woman suffering from a gunshot wound.

The victim was taken to the Atrium Medical Center for treatment, where she died from her injuries, according to authorities.

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After police conducted an investigation, 48-year-old Monica Ann Pennington was arrested in connection to the fatal shooting of her sister. Police have not released the name of the victim.

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Investigator has not released a motive on why one sister shot the other.

Pennington now faces a murder charge and was booked into the Middletown City Jail, police said. Officials said the investigation is still ongoing.


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