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Mad River woman accused of killing her husband

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MAD RIVER- A Trinity County woman is accused of shooting and killer her husband.

Sixty-one-year-old Mad River resident Elizabeth Stone called 911 on Friday night, telling dispatchers a 62-year-old man in her home was not breathing. When medical personnel arrived, they determined her husband, 62-year-old Allen Stone, had a gunshot wound. Sheriff’s deputies detained Elizabeth Stone after finding a firearm at the scene. She was then arrested for murder and transported to the Trinity County Jail.

No other details have been released at this time due to the ongoing investigation.