Murder and assault charges were filed Tuesday afternoon (Jan. 28) against Shane Ryan Chamberlain, 22, who is accused of the fatal shooting of a 96-year-old man in his home on Saturday in Normandy Park.
The defendant is also accused of a crowbar attack on the man’s granddaughter.
Chamberlain is charged with ‘Murder in the First Degree with a firearm enhancement’ and ‘Assault in the First Degree with a deadly weapon’ for the murder of Philip Hamlin.
The suspect was the estranged spouse of Hamlin’s caregiver, and remains in jail with bail set at $2 million.
Arraignment is scheduled for Feb. 10 at 9 a.m. at the Maleng Regional Justice Center.