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* Christina Fletcher is suspected of murdering her father in Martinez

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A 25-year-old woman who is suspected of murdering her father in Martinez earlier this month was released from a psychiatric hospital today and booked into jail, police said.Christina Fletcher, who lives in Emeryville and Martinez, allegedly shot and killed her father, 59-year-old Paul Fletcher, police said. He was found dead in a home in the 4600 block of Pacheco Boulevard at about 12:45 p.m. May 13.Police said Christina Fletcher was released from John George Psychiatric Pavilion in San Leandro into the custody of detectives, and was arrested this afternoon on a murder warrant issued in Contra Costa County.She was booked into jail in Martinez and is being held on $1 million bail, police said. The case will be presented to the district attorney’s office Friday.

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