Mesa Police have been at 4660 E. Elena in reference to a suicide call that came in at approximately 11:30 p.m. last night, when an adult male called 911 and stated he had stabbed himself and his wife.
“Officers responded to the residence and located the male along with an adult female who was deceased inside,” said Detective Nik Rasheta, a spokesperson with the Mesa Police Department. “Initial observations at the scene corroborate the suspects statements of having stabbed the female and then himself. He was transported to the hospital in serious condition. No other injuries reported and no other individuals are believed to have been present or involved. The suspect and victim are husband and wife. The investigation is ongoing and the scene remains active.”