Protection legal professional Robert Beyer additionally requested that Miller’s case be transferred to juvenile courtroom, which focuses on remedy and rehabilitation, Lancaster Online reported Thursday.
Miller, 14, was charged as an grownup within the slaying of 19-year-old Helen Miller, who investigators stated died of a number of stab wounds of their Manheim Township residence on Feb. 21.
Miller had called police just after 1 a.m. to report that “she had killed her sister,” the Lancaster County District Lawyer’s Workplace stated on the time. Courtroom paperwork obtained by native information shops described her as “hysterical” whereas on the telephone.
Investigators stated Helen, who used a wheelchair and had cerebral palsy, had been stabbed with a “massive knife” someday in a single day whereas the ladies’ mother and father have been sleeping.
In a search warrant, authorities stated Claire Miller had informed somebody on the telephone that she was having “suicidal and homicidal ideas,” WHTM-TV reported. The one who spoke along with her has not been recognized.
Miller was being held on the Pennsylvania State Correctional Facility in Muncy, about 80 miles from Lancaster.