Karlyn Severne Ramirez, 24, a female soldier stationed at Fort Mead was shot dead in her home in Maryland this week.
Ramirez was discovered around 8 a.m. on Tuesday, August 25 by police responding to reports of a stray dog entering the unlocked Severn house, about 15 miles south of Baltimore, Anne Arundel.
Her 5 months old daughter was found unharmed next to her and appeared to be in good health but was transported to the hospital as a precaution.
The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner’s autopsy revealed the cause of death was gunshot wounds.
Police said they are still investigating a motive.
They have conducted several interviews with the deceased’s husband who wasn’t home when she was found dead.