Bucks Co. woman charged with killing husband

October 4, 2010 10:57:38 AM PDT
A suburban Philadelphia woman is behind bars charged with fatally shooting her husband following an argument.

Forty-nine-year-old Dorleen Burklund was arrested at her home in Springfield Township, Bucks County on Sunday. Investigators say she called police after fatally shooting her 47-year-old husband, Michael.

Authorities say Michael Burklund had been shot several times.

Dorleen Burklund was arraigned and sent to the Bucks County Correctional Facility without bail. She faces a single count of homicide.

It was not clear if Dorleen Burklund had an attorney.


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