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Greenville father fatally shoots daughter, mistaking her for intruder


Share This Story!Let friends in your social network know what you are reading aboutFather fatally shoots daughter when he mistook her for intruder, police sayA 23-year-old woman was attempting to enter her home in Greenville, South Carolina, early Sunday when her father mistook her for an intruder.Post to FacebookSent!A link has been sent to your friend’s email address.Posted!A link has been posted to your Facebook feed. GREENVILLE, S.C. – A 23-year-old woman was mistakenly shot by her father as she got ready to enter her own home in Greenville early Sunday morning, officials say.Nadeja Jermainequa Pressley was pronounced dead at the scene after she was fatally shot at around 1:15 a.m., the Greenville County Coroner’s Office said in a statement. Pressley’s father mistakenly believed she was an intruder when he shot the woman through the door, Greenville County Sheriff’s Office Lt. Jimmy Bolt said in a statement.An autopsy is planned for Monday, according to the coroner’s office. The sheriff’s office’s violent crimes unit was still investigating the case, Bolt said.AutoplayShow ThumbnailsShow CaptionsLast SlideNext SlideRead or Share this story: https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2019/05/20/greenville-father-fatally-shoots-daughter-mistaken-intruder/3738938002/

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