Mono man in custody in woman’s death |

Mono man in custody in woman’s death

Staff Reports

A Chalfant, Calif., man was taken into custody by Mono County Sheriff’s deputies after a welfare check revealed a woman’s body on Sunday morning.

Paul Harris, 75, was arrested after Mono deputies responded to a 7:21 a.m. call at a ranch in the community located along Highway 6 near the state line.

Additional resources were called to the scene, and the investigation is ongoing.

Harris was arrested for the charge of murder and was booked into the jail, according to a joint statement issued by the Mono County Sheriff’s Office and the Mono County District Attorney’s Office.