McCafferty Held on Million Dollars Bond

(FORT THOMAS, KY) -- The Fort Thomas woman accused of shooting and killing her husband is behind bars on a million dollar cash bond despite a plea from the victim's family.

Cheryl McCafferty appeared before a judge via video camera this morning. She's charged with murder.  Police say she shot and killed her husband Bob in their Fort Thomas home around 8A-M Monday morning.

Mary Beth Exeler, the sister of Bob McCafferty, said "his family we would like to see Cheryl released on a reasonable bond."

It's the first murder in Fort Thomas in more than a decade.

Mccafferty will be back in court July 5th. Corey McConnell