Phoenix police arrested Rodrigo Zamora Valenzuela, 29, on suspicion of stabbing two people today, killing one particular of them, Thursday afternoon.
Officers responded to reviews of a stabbing near 27th Avenue and Jackson Street all over midday, in accordance to office spokesperson Sgt. Andy Williams.
They uncovered Zamora was suspected of attacking 46-year-old Jeffrey Matteson and a woman at a organization, Williams stated.
Yet another female suffered a insignificant damage, but did not need medical center transport. Officers discovered and arrested Zamora rapidly, Williams claimed.
Matteson and the woman ended up each taken to a healthcare facility in critical issue. The lady was later on in secure condition, but Matteson died at the healthcare facility, Williams said.
Zamora was booked into a Maricopa County jail on suspicion of a single rely of to start with-diploma murder and just one depend of attempted first-degree murder, Williams explained.
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This article initially appeared on Arizona Republic: Male arrested in stabbing that killed 1, hurt 1 at Phoenix small business