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AKRON, Iowa | Authorities have identified Jeremy Barger Hebert, 40, as the man who was shot to death in rural Plymouth County Friday.

Becky J. Hebert, 33, has been charged with second-degree murder. 

The sheriff's office would not comment on the relationship of the two Saturday afternoon. 

Authorities say Becky Hebert shot Jeremy Hebert during an argument at 13203 Evergreen Ave. after midnight Friday.

When officers responded to the call, they found Jeremy Hebert with a gunshot wound. He was transported to a Sioux City hospital where he was pronounced dead a short time later. 

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Sheriff Mike Van Otterloo said law enforcement has been called to the residence previously for domestic violence and disturbances. The two have been living together at that residence.

Van Otterloo said Becky Hebert was arrested in Le Mars at 12:15 p.m. Friday. In addition to second-degree murder, a Class B felony, she has been charged with willfully and deliberately causing the death of another. Her bond has been set at $25,000. 

The sheriff said Becky Hebert and the deceased had been arguing prior to the shooting and there was a witness. There were other people in the home and there were no other injuries. 

An autopsy has been scheduled with the State of Iowa Medical Examiner's Office in Ankeny.  

The Le Mars and Akron Police Departments assisted with the incident.

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