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Deputies Identify Woman Killed Monday in Sun Valley Shooting

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Washoe County deputies have released the name of the woman killed in Monday's shooting in Sun Valley.

Deputies were called to a home on a report of shots fired on Carol Drive near Gepford Parkway Monday just before 11am when they found the body of 40-year-old Candice Elizabeth Weakland in front of the residence. 

50-year-old John Richard Harding of Sun Valley was eventually arrested in connection with the death. He is charged with open murder, attempted murder, resisting a public officer and use/possession of drug paraphernalia.

He is being without bail inside the Washoe County Detention Facility.

A public candlelight vigil is scheduled for Wednesday at 6pm to remember Weakland. The Spanish Springs Presbyterian Church will hold the vigil at the Gazebo in the Sun Valley Park.

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