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Cumberland County Teen Shot To Death

Posted October 7, 1997 12:00 a.m. EDT

— No charges have yet been filed in connection with the accidental shooting death of a Cumberland County teenager.

Police say 16-year-old Kory Merkly was accidentally shot by another teen early Tuesday morning on Holly Dale Lane.

Merkly's parents were not home at the time of the shooting. The Cumberland County Sheriff's Department is still investigating.

MJ Ainsley