Chalfant man arrested for murder

Staff Writer

Chalfant resident Paul Harris, 75, was arrested Sunday, June 19, just before 7:30 a.m., on suspicion of murder.
According to the Mono County Sheriff's Office, deputies received a request for a welfare check on a resident living at a ranch in Chalfant. When deputies arrived at the scene, they were met by Harris, who was unharmed. Deputies also discovered the body of Harris' wife, who was deceased, on the property.
Harris was arrested on chargers of murder, and is currently being held at Mono County Jail.
For more information on this developing story, see this week's edition of the Mammoth Times.