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Police Arrest Elderly Man in Wife’s Murder Case

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Friday morning, June 5, Sacramento County Sheriff Detectives responded to the 8600 block of Florin Road to assess the cause of death of an 83-year-old woman.

Upon arrival, the coroner concluded the victim sustained suspicious injuries which contributed to her death.

The victim’s husband, 89-year-old Masaharu Ono, told officials he found her body in the home.

The Sheriff’s Homicide team investigated and concluded the victim’s husband was responsible for the murder.

Ono is currently being held in the Sacramento County Main Jail without the possibility of bail.

His first court appearance will be June 9.