Prayer service planned in Guilderland after murder-suicide

May 21, 2019 06:55 PM

A prayer service was being held Tuesday night in Guilderland in response to last week's murder-suicide.

The victim was a 5-year-old kindergarten student at Westmere Elementary School.

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Guilderland police say her mother, who was 27 years old, killed her daughter and then herself.

The prayer service got underway at Redeemer Church on Schoolhouse Road at 6:30 p.m.

NewsChannel 13's Emily DeVito was there. We'll have a full report on, along with NewsChannel Live at 9 on My 4 and NewsChannel 13 Live at 11.


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