October 25, 2014
SPARKS, NV - A Sparks woman was arrested Wednesday night for allegedly bludgeoning her elderly mother to death.
Catherine Eisley, 48, called Sparks police about the death of her 70-year-old mother.
Police found the body of Cherry Clasen in a home off of Nelson Way, but realized the victim had received multiple beatings from a weapon to the upper body and head.
Police took Eisely in for questioning where she confessed to murdering her elderly mother according to police. The charge is murder with a deadly weapon.
According to police, Eisley had no previous altercation with the victim leading to the murder.
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or email@example.com.