Bride in Pennsylvania shoots, kills niece hours after wedding

Bride in Pennsylvania shoots, kills niece hours after wedding (Image 1)
Bride in Pennsylvania shoots, kills niece hours after wedding (Image 1)

A Pennsylvania bride is facing charges after police said she shot and killed her niece hours after walking down the aisle Thursday.

Christina George-Harvan, 30, has been charged with homicide, aggravated assault and reckless endangerment.

According to USA Today, George-Harvan was at a wedding party to celebrate her marriage when she reportedly got into an argument with her niece, 21-year-old Katelyn “Kaytee” Francis in a parking lot outside a bar. The pair was in disagreement about who would drive home.

Authorities said George-Harvan pulled out her new husband’s handgun and shot Francis.

Francis was taken to a nearby hospital where she died.

George-Harvan is being held without bond in the county jail.

*USA Today and NY Daily News contributed to this story.

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