HERMITAGE, Pa. (AP) – Police say a western Pennsylvania man who fatally shot his wife last month before shooting himself in the face has died.
Hermitage police say they were told that 51-year-old Edward Tremmel died of his wound Wednesday night.READ MORE: Pennsylvania Republicans Vote To Rebuke, Not Censure, Senator Pat Toomey Over Impeachment Vote
He had been taken to St. Elizabeth Health Center in Youngstown after the Jan. 29 shooting in which he killed 44-year-old Cheryl Tremmel. The Mercer County coroner said she died of multiple gunshot wounds.
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The couple’s daughters have been placed in the care of relatives.
Police haven’t discussed a motive, but relatives have said Cheryl Tremmel was planning to leave her husband.Revolution Pipeline Back In Service Nearly 2.5 Years After Explosion In Beaver County
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