Uncategorized

Tarrytown Cops: People Were ‘Examining Firearms’ When Woman Shot Dead

CBS New York

[worldnow id=9266784 width=420 height=266 type=video]

TARRYTOWN, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — Two people were examining guns when a 23-year-old woman was fatally shot inside her Tarrytown townhouse Monday, police said.

Megan Bookstaver, who is from Hicksville, Long Island, was shot in the head just after 4 p.m. on Labor Day in the complex that overlooks the Tappan Zee Bridge, CBS 2’s Steve Langford reported. She was pronounced dead at the scene.

“The victim was apparently in the company of two other persons in a fourth-floor bedroom examining firearms when one discharged. She was struck in the head,” Tarrytown Police Lt. William Herguth said Tuesday.

[cbs-audio url=”http://cbsnewyork.files.wordpress.com/2013/09/tarrytown.mp3″ size=”340px” download=”false” name=”Tarrytown Cops: People Were ‘Examining Firearms’ When Woman Fatally Shot” artist=”WCBS 880’s Peter Haskell reports.”]

The weapon, a rifle, was one of several found at the scene, police said. On Tuesday, shooting accessories could be seen through the window of a car parked outside…

View original post 149 more words

Standard

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s