55 people died from domestic violence in Maryland, report says

Posted at 12:24 PM, Feb 13, 2017
and last updated 2017-02-13 12:28:38-05

The Maryland Network Against Domestic Violence released its 2015-2016 domestic violence fatality statistics Monday.

According to the report, 55 people died in Maryland as a result of domestic violence.

Between July 2015 and June 2016, 42 victims and 13 domestic violence abusers lost their lives.  

At least 47 children were left without a parent.

MNADV will hold its Annual Domestic Violence Memorial Service from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. in Annapolis.

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