08 - 19 - 2013 Murder-suicide in Bratton Twp. on Friday
MATTAWANA - A Bratton Township man shot and killed a woman he was living with and then fatally shot himself early Friday morning, according to a press release from Mifflin County Coroner Daniel Lynch. Lynch said Clifton L. Fisher, 30, shot Mindy Day, 29, and then shot himself with a rifle at around 3 am Friday at 110 Ten Acre Lane in Mattawana. Lynch said Fisher's and Day's children later discovered their bodies. The coroner pronounced both dead at the scene. Pennsylvania State Police Lewistown was dispatched to the scene shortly before 1 pm Friday, according to a police report. The troop forensics unit and investigators are continuing to collect evidence and conduct interviews.