Phoenix police: knife-wielding man fatally shot, spouse dies

PHOENIX (AP) — A knife-wielding man has been fatally shot by Phoenix police at a house the place two ladies had been discovered injured, in response to authorities. Police mentioned officers responded to a Laveen neighborhood about 6 p.m. Monday after receiving calls from kids on the house a few home violence incident. Arriving officers reported seeing a lady with stab wounds and on her knees on the entrance door and her husband standing behind her with a knife in every hand. Police mentioned 40-year-old Anthony Castro didn’t reply to a number of instructions to drop the knives earlier than he was shot. They mentioned 40-year-old Monica Castro was taken to a hospital in crucial situation and later died whereas the suspect’s grandmother was handled for accidents and launched. Police mentioned three kids within the house — ages 9 to 14 — had been unhurt within the incident after going up and down the road in search of assist earlier than authorities arrived.