ERIE, PA – The victim of the alleged attempted murder – suicide that took place last Thursday in Town of Westfield has reportedly died from her injuries.
According to media reports, 29 year-old Nicole Sheehan of Lancaster died Friday afternoon at the UPMC Hamot Medical Center in Erie.
Sheehan is believed to have been shot by her boyfriend, 38 year-old Sam Reynolds, while the couple was visiting Barcelona, along the Lake Erie shoreline. The incident took place during the early morning hours on Thursday, June 19. Sheehan was discovered by a resident on Route 5 after she went to the home seeking help for a gunshot wound to the head. Shortly after Sheehan was discovered, Reynolds is believed to have shot himself. Deputies discovered his body at the Barcelona harbor break wall.
The investigation is continuing.