A woman is shot to death Thursday morning, and a suspect is now behind bars.

The victim is identified as 33 year old Cheree Akins-Maddox.  Albany Police say she was shot in the head with a rifle just after 12:30 this morning at a house in the 100 block of Lark Street.

32 year old Damien Zervos was quickly arrested on murder charges.  He was arraigned and is now behind bars at the Albany County jail.

No word on a possible motive however according to Albany Police, a domestic relationship did exist between the suspect and the victim.

Akins-Maddox is survived by 4 children between the ages of 4 and 19.  All 4 children were home at the time of the shooting but were unharmed.