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Calaveras County Woman Arrested On Murder Charges

San Andreas, CA — The Calaveras County Sheriff´s Office has a Valley Springs woman in custody on charges of first degree murder.

Reports say deputies were called to a residence on Evergreen Road just before 10:30 last night in response to a shooting incident.

Deputies say a preliminary investigation indicated that 66-year-old Janet Casey had allegedly shot and killed her husband 75-year-old Frank Casey.

Janet Casey was reportedly arrested at the scene and booked into Calaveras County Jail on $750,000 bail.

Authorities are not releasing any further information at this time as the matter is under investigation.