ANNE ARUNDEL CO. Md. (WJZ) — Homicide detectives are investigating a shooting in Anne Arundel County Wednesday afternoon.
Police say the shooting happened at 1:30 p.m., in the 7700 block of Twin Oaks Rd.
The Anne Arundel County Police Department confirms that a father fatally shot his daughter Wednesday.
When police arrived, the 911 caller, identified as Donald John Bucalo said to the call taker he had shot his daughter.
Police say it was over a dispute, but what about is still unclear.
When officers arrived, they found 62-year-old Bucalo sitting on the front porch.
When officers checked inside the home, they found the woman identified as 32-year-old Michelle Lyn Bucalo suffering from a gunshot wound.
After fire personnel arrived and tried life-saving measures, the victim was pronounced dead.
Bucalo was taken into custody without incident.
Homicide detectives responded and a search warrant at the scene collecting various pieces of evidence.
A neighborhood canvass was done and witnesses were interviewed.
Bucalo has been charged with the first and second-degree murder of Michelle Lyn Bucalo.
This investigation is very fluid and active but the information developed indicates this was a targeted attack and not a random act of violence.
The Anne Arundel County Police are urging anyone with information to come forward by calling the Anne Arundel County Homicide Unit at 410-222-4731.
Anyone wishing to remain anonymous may contact the Anne Arundel County Police Tip Line 410-222-4700 or Metro Crime Stoppers.