Steve Bowersox Brenda Bowersox Death — The York County Coroner has disclosed the identities of the married couple involved in an apparent murder-suicide that occurred over the weekend. The tragic incident took place on Glen Hollow Drive in Springettsbury Township, where authorities responded to a report of gunshots. Upon arrival, they discovered the lifeless body of 55-year-old Brenda Bowersox at 8:56 a.m. on Sunday, July 23, 2023. Sadly, she had suffered multiple gunshot wounds and was pronounced dead at the scene at 9:17 a.m.
Steve Bowersox and Brenda Bowersox cause of death
In the same residence, 60-year-old Steve Bowersox was found severely wounded, having inflicted a self-inflicted gunshot wound. He was promptly taken to WellSpan York Hospital for medical attention but was pronounced dead at 10:31 a.m. The York County Coroner has ruled this incident a murder-suicide, determining that Steve Bowersox was the one who shot his wife before turning the gun on himself.
Authorities are actively investigating the circumstances surrounding this tragic event. While no autopsies will be conducted, standard toxicology tests have been carried out as part of the investigation. Anyone with relevant information about the incident is urged to contact Springettsbury Township police at 717-757-3525.
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On Saturday, April 9, 2023, a murder-suicide occurred in York County, leaving two persons dead. The 81-year-old Grace Kinard and her 85-year-old husband, Ronald Kinard, perished when the husband shot his wife and then himself, according to the county coroner’s office. Authorities were alerted to reports of two deceased victims on Saturday in the 6600 block of Sunrise Avenue in Hellam Township. The two victims were discovered by the responding officers dead from what seemed to be injuries.
The guy allegedly shot his wife inside the couple’s home before turning his gun on himself outdoors. The guy died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head, while the woman died from several gunshot wounds, according to the coroner’s office. According to the coroner, the shootings appeared to have occurred some hours before the victims were found.
Steve Bowersox and Brenda Bowersox’s obituary and funeral arrangements will be later released by their families.
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