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Eugene Eugene, city (1990 pop. 112,669), seat of Lane co., W Oregon, on the Willamette River; inc. 1862. A processing and shipping center in a farming area, the "Emerald City" has lumbering, food-processing, and microchip and other electronics industries. woman charged in elderly woman's death
A Eugene woman was arrested Thursday Thursday: see week. on a murder charge stemming from the July 13 death of an elderly woman in her care.
Christine Mae Ashby, 23, is scheduled to be arraigned at 1:30 p.m. today in Lane County Circuit Court on a single murder charge.
Ashby is suspected in the killing of 60-year-old Mary Louise Johnson, who was admitted to Sacred Heart Medical Center Sacred Heart Medical Center may refer to:
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Ashby had been Johnson's paid caretaker since 2004.
Police released few details of the crime Thursday.
However, a police spokeswoman said Johnson's condition when admitted to the hospital prompted Eugene police detectives and investigators from senior and disabled services to launch an investigation into the circumstances CIRCUMSTANCES, evidence. The particulars which accompany a fact.
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n. her death.
Detectives from both the police department's financial crimes and violent crimes units participated in the investigation.