An arrest has been made in murder of 79-year-old man who was killed inside his Pemberton, NJ home.
Police have arrested the wife of the victim, Fredericka Rosa, 79, in the murder of her husband, Valpa Rosa, Sr. Police were called to the Rosa's home on the 100 block of Margaret St Saturday morning when the found Valpa Rosa Sr., lying on the ground. He was shot in the head and the neck.
Police recovered the murder weapon inside the home, a .357 magnum handgun. Authorities believe Rosa was killed on Thursday evening. The motive of the shooting has not been released at this time.
Fredericka Rosa was lodged in the Corrections Work Release Center in Pemberton on $250,000 bail. She will appear in Superior Court on Monday.
Winter Weather Advisories take effect for our northwestern countines Sunday afternoon through early Monday morning. Snow will overspread the area from south to north Sunday afternoon.
The snow will bring light accumulations of 1-3" before mixing with sleet and rain by evening. Eventually the mix will become all rain.
Rain lingers into Monday morning washing away any accumulation. However, watch for icy roads Sunday night.