Sacto 9-1-1
July 19, 2013
Placer County DA charges woman in mother's stabbing death

Ana Maria Bejenariu.jpgThe Placer County district attorney has filed murder charges against a woman accused of the stabbing death of her mother in Sheridan on Wednesday.

Ana Maria Bejenariu, 32, of Sacramento was taken into custody after Placer County sheriff's deputies responded to a report of a domestic dispute about 1 p.m. Wednesday. When they arrived, they found Maria Bejenariu, 61, who had been stabbed, according to a Sheriff's Department news release. She was transported to Sutter Roseville Medical Center, where she died of her injuries.

Ana Maria Bejenariu was arrested at the Sheridan residence.

The District Attorney's Office announced that in addition to one count of murder, the complaint includes a special allegation that the defendant personally used a dangerous or deadly weapon.

Ana Maria Bejenariu is being held without bail in Placer County Jail.

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