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Apr 28, 2014 6:10 PM

Newlywed Kills Niece in Argument Over Designated Driver

PITTSBURGH - A wedding celebration turned deadly when the bride shot and killed her niece. Authorities say the 30 year old woman was with her new husband at a bar when an argument broke out over who would be the designated driver.

The argument spilled out into the parking lot where the bride grabbed a gun from her husband's truck and started shooting. The 21-year-old niece died on the way to the hospital.

The bride is charged with one count of homicide and two counts of aggravated assault. Her lawyer says the gun went off accidentally.

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