Woman charged with murder in Huntington Beach

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A 48-year-old woman was charged Monday with killing a woman in Huntington Beach.

Christine Ann Lamphier was charged with one count of murder and was scheduled to be arraigned sometime Monday in the jail courtroom in Santa Ana.

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Police were dispatched about 4:20 a.m. Friday to the 6000 block of Tyndall Drive, where they found the victim, who was described as elderly, authorities said.

Orange County sheriff's-coroner officials said the victim has not yet been positively identified. Lamphier and the victim were "known to each other," according to police.

Police did not release any further details.

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