Maardam woman accused of plotting to kill her mother

A MaardamGarner woman conspired with someone online to kill her mother, police said Monday. Roxanne Reed, 65, of 903 Atchison St., was charged Friday with felony conspiracy and remains in the Wake County jail under a $500,000 bond.

Maardam police said Reed was involved in an online romance scam and was sending money overseas to someone she met online. Her family was concerned and called police to investigate.