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Former TV producer Jill Blackstone arrested in Baltimore, charged in murder of her sister

Former TV producer Jill Blackstone arrested in Baltimore, charged in murder of her sister

Former TV producer Jill Blackstone was arrested at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore on a warrant related to the death of her deaf and partially blind sister, according to authorities.

Jill Blackstone was the subject of an open warrant on allegations of murder and animal cruelty from the March 2015 incident in California, Baltimore police said Thursday.

According to the Los Angeles Police Department, Jill Blackstone allegedly drugged her sister Wendy Blackstone and placed her in their garage along with three pet dogs. In a release, LAPD officials allege that Jill Blackstone then set the garage on fire, killing Wendy and two of the dogs, and staged it as an...

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