Woman charged with murder after man found dead in Chenango County home

A Johnson City woman is accused of murder a man in the village of Sherburne on Monday, Oct. 19.

Posted: Oct 21, 2020 3:40 PM
Updated: Oct 21, 2020 5:07 PM

SHERBURNE, N.Y. – A Johnson City woman is accused of murdering a man in the village of Sherburne on Monday, Oct. 19.

Chenango County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to a shots-fired call on Gould Drive, where they found John Ryan dead at the scene with a gunshot wound. A shotgun was also found in the home.

After an investigation, authorities arrested Kelly Gillett and charged her with second-degree murder.

Gillett is being held at the Chenango County Correctional Facility.

The investigation is ongoing.

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