Mesa police arrested a person on Wednesday after discovering the body of a woman stabbed through the heart in his bed room, in accordance with courtroom data.
Police declare that Stephen Anderson, 34, who has a historical past of psychological well being sickness, advised them he had stabbed the lifeless body of Rebecca Lambert, 33, to convey her again to life, courtroom data confirmed.
Police first discovered Anderson holding a big silver knife in one hand and a hammer in the opposite, strolling in the center of a street in Mesa on Nov. 14, police stated. According to courtroom data, neighbors advised police this went on for not less than two hours.
When officers received to him, Anderson gave the knife to them, and so they seen blood on the blade, courtroom data confirmed.
Anderson was taken to Community Bridges Inc., a psychological well being care facility, for a psychological well being analysis, police stated.
The subsequent day, detectives discovered Lambert’s body with a stab wound going through her heart in Anderson’s home, police stated.
According to the Maricopa County Office of the Medical Examiner, the stab wound occurred after Lambert died.
Anderson’s mom known as police concerning the lifeless Lambert after he had phoned her from CBI, bidding her to not let his children go into his room. Curious concerning the name, she went into his room and located the body, police stated.
According to courtroom data, Anderson stated that on Nov. 12, he and Lambert had taken methamphetamine collectively in his home and that he had discovered her lifeless after having a shower.
Anderson stayed in CBI till Wednesday, when officers arrested him on fees of prohibited possession of a weapon, disorderly conduct, failure to report a dying and mutilation of a body, in accordance with courtroom data.
Anderson is in a Maricopa County jail with bail set at $150,000 and a courtroom listening to date scheduled for Dec. 30.