LANCASTER — A young woman was in custody Monday on suscion of killing her mother, authorities said.
Deputies were called about 2 p.m. Sunday to the 45300 block of Seventh Street East, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department.
Diane Hammack, 62, died at the scene.
According to Deputy Tracy Koerner, the victim had suffered blunt force trauma to her upper body.
Destiny Hammack, 19, was booked on suspicion of murder, and was being held on $2 million bail, the sheriff’s department reported.