Aggravated Assault / Arrest
On July 28 at 12:55 am, officers responded to the 400 block of S. 26th Circle reference a stabbing. The 48-year-old female victim said that she had been stabbed by her son, who was now attacking her 54-year-old husband. She further stated that her son had a "mental illness." When officers arrived, they found the two victims (the suspect's parents) bleeding profusely from multiple wounds. Officers quickly located the suspect and took him into custody without incident. Emergency medical treatment was given to the seriously injured parents until Mesa Fire Department arrived. Both victims were transported to hospital and are expected to survive. The suspect was booked on two counts of Aggravated Assault (DV), Class 3 felonies.