A man was arrested Saturday night after allegedly fatally shooting his wife.

Peter David Garcia, 66, was arrested by San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department deputies Saturday morning, shortly after 11 a.m. Multiple neighbors of the Garcias' home on the 18000 block of Cherry Street had reported hearing shots fired at the location and had called 911.

Upon arrival, deputies discovered Maria Garcia, 56, suffering from a gunshot wound and not breathing. The San Bernardino County Fire Department arrived and pronounced Maria Garcia dead at the scene.

Peter Garcia surrendered to deputies without incident, was charged with murder and has been booked into the West Valley Detention Center.

Anyone with additional information regarding the incident is asked to contact Detective Sam Fisk or Sergeant Tony De Cecio at (909) 387-3589, or to call the anonymous WE TIP line at (800) 782-7463.

Beau Yarbrough can be reached at 956-7108 or at beau@hesperiastar.com.