1 arrested after weekend Dale County homicide

Published: Dec. 3, 2017 at 10:51 PM CST|Updated: Dec. 4, 2017 at 2:32 PM CST
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DALE COUNTY, AL (WSFA) - The Dale County Sheriff's Office has arrested and charged a woman with murder after a weekend homicide and says another arrest is expected.

Celeste Conroy, 42, of Ozark, is charged with killing Ricky Dease, 47.

Deputies were dispatched by the Ozark-Dale County E911 Center at 2:17 a.m. in reference to a firearm assault call. When they arrive, they found Dease's body inside his home in the 1000 block of Highway 231 North.

Investigators have not released any details on a possible motive.

Conroy was arrested and taken to the Dale County Jail. She was later released on a $50,000 bond.

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