Voorhees murder of Katherine Kelemen – Obituary
22-year-old Katherine Kelemen was killed by her father 57-year-old Gregory Kelemen on Monday, November 22, 2021. Gregory attacked Katherine and her mother with a bat while yelling, “I can’t take it anymore” in their residence in Voorhees.
After the attack, Gregory fled to a nearby woods where he shot himself to death.
According to official reports, Katherine’s mother, Sheri, was awakened by Gregory’s brutal attack. She sustained severe injuries but was able to call 911. Officers arrived at the scene to find Katherine in critical condition.
She was taken to a local hospital where she was pronounced dead. Sheri was hospitalized and remains in critical condition.
Officers launched a manhunt for Gregory. On Tuesday, November 23, 2021, Gregory was located in the woods with a self-inflicted bullet wound. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
The shooting and suicide remain under investigation.