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Bernadette O'Reilly shot in Monroe County, police look for information

Published On: Feb 22 2013 09:48:29 AM EST   Updated On: Feb 22 2013 10:13:57 AM EST
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A woman was found shot in Monroe County, and police are looking for answers.

State Police responded to a report of a shooting around 1:20 p.m. Thursday and found 50-year-old Bernadette O'Reilly, inside her home at 251 Whisperwood Road in Chestnuthill Twp. with a gunshot wound to her abdomen.

She was taken to St. Luke's Hospital in Fountain Hill.


Police are investigating this as an assault/attempted homicide, according to a news release.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call State Police at Fern Ridge at 570-646-2271.