Deaf Smith County Sheriff’s Investigating Death Of Resident

The Deaf Smith County Sheriff’s Office is investigating after a woman was found dead in a home.

Officials say on May 14th, 911 dispatchers received a call about a person who killed his mother and when deputies arrived at the home they found her body.

The Hereford Police Department took the family member into custody for questioning where they later arrested him for aggravated assault on a family member and felon in possession of a firearm.

After the investigation is finished it will move to the Deaf Smith County District Attorney’s Office.