PA State Police Troop G – Huntingdon continue their investigation when they responded to a residence within Chestnut Terrace Apartments located along Federal Drive, Mount Union Borough, Huntingdon County on 01/03/09 for a report of two deceased females.
Investigation revealed the two females died from gunshot wounds within their residence.
The victims were identified as Christine McWhorter and Beatrice Daniels.
They were shot in the head while lying in bed, with McWhorter's two children ages 4 months and 4 years lying between them, and there was no sign of struggle, according to a report in the Altoona Mirror. McWhorter's 4-year-old son alerted a neighbor to the murders.
The possible suspect was wearing a black hoodie and had facial hair, beard/mustache.
Any persons with information regarding this incident are asked to contact the Huntingdon Station at 814-627-3161 and speak with Tpr. Thomas or anonymously contact the Pennsylvania Crime Stoppers Toll Free at 1-800-4PA-TIPS (8477) or online at https://www.p3tips.com/tipform.aspx?ID=107
All callers to Pennsylvania Crime Stoppers remain anonymous and could be eligible for a CASH REWARD for information that leads to an arrest, the solving of a crime/cold case or the location of a wanted person/fugitive or missing persons.
All information is accurate as of Release Date and is subject to change or updated.
Media Release #2575