York County's domestic homicides so far this year


The York County Coroner's Office has investigated six domestic homicide cases so far in 2015, plus one attempted domestic homicide case. These are the cases:

•April 19 — Donnell Graham Sr., 35, killed his 33-year-old wife, Shaquana Graham of Spring Garden Township, and his former friend, Khristopher Pittman, 25, of Baltimore, inside a Springettsbury Township motel room after finding them there together. He then killed himself.

•April 19 — Samantha "Sami" Young, 21, of York Township, was stabbed to death in the Wrightsville home of her daughter's father, Marcus James Bordelon, 22, who remains in York County Prison, charged in Young's homicide. Preliminary hearing testimony indicated Young was stabbed and slashed at least 49 times.

•April 29 — Jennifer Liszewski, 36, of New Freedom, shot her 11-year-old son Eryk Liszewski, then shot herself in the head inside their New Freedom home. Eryk survived, but she died a few days later.

•May 29 — Laurie Kuykendall Kepner, 53, of West Manchester Township, and her friend, Barbara Schrum, 55, of Dover, were fatally shot by Kuykendall's estranged husband, 60-year-old Martin Kepner, who then committed suicide. The women had gone to Kepner's Wellsville-area home to pick up a few of Kuykendall's belongings.

•July 2 — Single mother Sharon Williams, 33, of Adams County, was fatally shot on the crowded deck of Flapjack's Restaurant and Pub in Dillsburg by a former boyfriend, Arthur Drew Guise, 31, of Carroll Township. Guise then fatally shot himself, also on the restaurant's deck.

•July 29 — Brian Wilk, 50, fatally shot wife Donna Wilk, 61, inside their Springettsbury Township home, then fatally shot himself.

•Aug. 29 — Ruby Mercado, 27, of York City was fatally shot inside a van in York City, allegedly by estranged boyfriend Kameron Orr, 24, who remains in York County Prison charged with her homicide. Mercado's survivors include two young children, one of whom is Orr's daughter, Mercado's family has said.

— Source: The York County Coroner's Office