From the Oswego County Sheriff’s Department
On March 19, 2010 at about 5:00 pm, members of the Oswego County SheriffÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Office were sent to 128 Tug Hill Road in the Town of Oswego for a reported shooting.
The residence is the home of 69 year old Joyce Malone and her husband, 74 year old Ralph Malone.
Investigators report that Ralph Malone was found deceased inside the residence from an apparent gunshot wound.
His wife has been charged with murder in the second degree, a class A-1 felony.
Joyce Malone was arraigned in the Town of Oswego Court by Judge Michael Sterio. She was remanded to the Oswego County Correctional Facility with no bail.
The exact cause of death and a possible motive are still under investigation by the SheriffÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Office and the Oswego County CoronerÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Office. Oswego Town Fire Department and Oswego City Ambulance assisted at the scene.