Deputies arrest 70-year-old Cashmere woman who called, admitted to killing mother

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CASHMERE, Wash. — Deputies arrested a 70-year-old woman from Cashmere early Saturday morning when she called to let them know she had just killed her mother.

Anita Jones called shortly after 2 a.m. from a house in the 400 block of Pioneer Avenue in Cashmere, the Chelan County Sheriff’s Office said.

Deputies arrived and took Jones into custody.

According to a release, detectives interviewed Jones before she was booked into the Chelan County Regional Justice Center for murder 1st degree.

The investigation is ongoing.