Police release names of Valley Cottage murder victims


VALLEY COTTAGE – Clarkstown Police have identified the victims of the Tuesday, May 26 homicide in Valley Cottage as Wanda Castor, 63, and her daughter, Kathleen Caster, 27, both of Valley Cottage.

The two women were found shot to death.

The infant child of Kathleen, who was also found in the 104 Lake Road residence, was placed in the custody of Child Protective Services.

The Clarkstown Detective Bureau is continuing the investigate and asking anyone with information to contact them at 845-639-5840 or submit an anonymous tip via the “RocklandCO DA” TIP 411 app available in the App Store or Google Play. Text keyword ROCKLANDCODA to 847411, add a space, type in your tip information, and hit ‘send.’