Dispute in Cayucos suspected as murder attempt

Lisa Ann Hope, 49, arrested after reports of shots fired

newsroom@thetribunenews.comNovember 2, 2012 

Lisa Ann Hope, 49, of Cayucos was arrested Friday, Nov. 2, 2012, on suspicion of attempted murder. Original story »

A dispute between neighbors turned violent this morning in Cayucos.

Sheriff’s deputies arrested Lisa Ann Hope, 49, on suspicion of attempted murder after she fired a handgun at another woman in the 3200 block of South Ocean Boulevard, according to a news release from the county sheriff’s office.

Deputies responded to a report of shots fired about 7:05 a.m. There, they learned that a dispute between neighbors ended with Hope firing a handgun at the victim.

Hope, of Cayucos, remained in County Jail this evening in lieu of $500,000 bail.

The woman, who was not injured, was not identified because the investigation is ongoing, sheriff’s spokesman Tony Cipolla said.

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