By CBS13 Staff

AMADOR COUNTY (CBS13) — The mother and sister of an Amador County murder suspect are accused of hiding him from the police.

Jerry Adams (credit: Amador County Sheriff’s Office)

Deputies arrested Linda Beeman and Patricia Adams on accessory charges Tuesday. They were booked on $500,000 bail.

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Investigators say Beeman and Adams helped Jerry Adams, 44, escape after he allegedly killed 27-year-old Savana Lee Burger.

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Burger went missing last October and her remains were located near the Calaveras County town of West Point on Jan. 16, 2021, authorities said.

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Jerry Adams was eventually arrested in Reno. He is facing murder charges.