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Father accused of shooting, killing daughter

Police find father sitting on porch
Posted at 7:31 PM, Oct 31, 2018
and last updated 2018-11-01 19:41:09-04

Anne Arundel County Police are investigating the homicide of a woman who was found shot inside a home in Severn.

According to officials, the initial 911 call came from her 62-year-old father Donald John Bucalo who told dispatchers that he had shot his daughter.

Police say when they arrived at the 7700 block of Twin Oaks Road on Wednesday afternoon they found Bucalo sitting on the front porch of the residence. Officers walked inside of the home and found 32-year-old Michelle Lynn Bucalo suffering from gunshot wounds.

Fire crews at the scene administered life-saving measures on Michelle, but moments later, she was pronounced dead.

Police arrested Donald John Bucalo and charged him with the First and Second Degree murder of his daughter.