Man accused of fatally shooting mother of child in Somerset Co.

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WINDBER BOROUGH, Pa. —

Police have charged a man in the fatal shooting of a woman in Windber Borough, Somerset County.

The shooting happened shortly before 7 p.m. Saturday at an apartment on 19th Street.

According to police, Caressa Kovalcik, 23, was shot and killed inside the apartment she shared with Denver Blough and their 11-month-old son.

Blough, 25, is accused of shooting Kovalcik, police said. He is facing charges that include criminal homicide, aggravated assault and recklessly endangering another person.