Woman shot and killed in Butler County; suspect found dead

Butler County, Pa. – One woman is dead, shot and killed by a 72 year old man from Pittsburgh after the woman leaves work and crashes her vehicle in the 1200 block of Butler Road in Buffalo Township.

According to police, the 62 year old woman identified as Mary Jo Kornick of Freeport had a protection from abuse order against the suspect.

Police said the shooter is a 72 year-old man from Pittsburgh who drove to the crash scene firing a gunshot at Kornick, killing her.

The man was later found in the Calvary Cemetery in Hazlewood of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound.

SR 356 near the shooting incident scene was closed for several hours while police investigated the incident.

AKVNEWS.COM will update with more details as they are released.