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Homicide charges likely to be filed against Warminster standoff suspect

Published On: Feb 27 2013 07:00:00 PM EST   Updated On: Feb 28 2013 05:27:17 AM EST

Bucks County investigators say homicide charges will likely be filed against the Warminster man who engaged police in a seven-hour standoff.

WARMINSTER, Pa. -

Bucks County investigators say homicide charges will likely be filed against the Warminster man who engaged police in a seven-hour standoff.

Officials say Marie Zienkewicz, 89, was shot and killed in the standoff between Andrew Cairns and police on Feb. 19.

Authorities still have not made a determination on whether the fatal shot was fired by the suspect or police.

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Cairns has already been charged with attempted murder for allegedly shooting at police.