Todd Alan Winkler (pictured), 45, was arrested at 6 p.m. in connection with the death of a female at a home in the 3100 block of Aeronca Way. Winkler was booked into El Dorado County Jail, where he is being held without bail, according to a Sheriff's Department news release.
Sheriff's deputies were dispatched to the home at 10:35 a.m. today after receiving a report that an individual was dead inside the residence.
Upon arriving at the home, deputies contacted a man near the front porch and detained him for questioning. Inside, they found the body of a female.
Because of what officials characterized as suspicious circumstances surrounding the incident, detectives and crime scene investigators were called to assist with the investigation.
The name of the deceased female has not been released pending notification of family.