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Arrest made in death of 78-year-old woman

August 2, 2019

SANDPOINT, Idaho (AP) — The Bonner County sheriff says a suspect has been arrested in connection with the death of a 78-year-old woman in 2017.

The sheriff’s office says 57-year-old Judith Carpenter was arrested in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho, on Friday. Her bond is set at $500,000.

The sheriff’s office says Shirley Ramey died after being shot inside her home in 2017.

Ramey worked for the city of Hope as a clerk for decades. She was married and had two grown children.