Relatives Arrested in Connection with Torres Death
Two people are behind bars on charges related to the shooting death of 7-year old Melina Torres.
Julie Roberts, age 49, and 32-year-old Daniel Roberts were arrested and taken to the Adams County Jail Friday night.
They are scheduled to appear in court Monday.
Julie Roberts is reported to be Melina's grandmother, and Daniel Roberts is an uncle.
According to Adams County Sheriff Brian VonderHaar, deputies were called to Blessing Hospital at 1:10 p.m. Friday on a report that a child was being treated for an apparent gunshot wound. Deputies arrived to find that the child had died.
VonderHaar said the shooting happened about 12:30 p.m. at a residence near Beverly. The case remains under investigation.