Phoenix police shoot, kill stabbing suspect

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PHOENIX -- Police in Phoenix say an officer has fatally shot a suspect in a woman's stabbing.

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Officers shoot, kill stabbing suspect - Police in Phoenix say an officer has fatally shot a suspect in a woman's stabbing.

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Police say 53-year-old Ascencion Villasenor-Lopez was killed Sunday afternoon after officers found him standing over 48-year-old Carmen Beltran Villlasenor with a knife.

Police say the couple's 14-year-old son was among three people who told them they saw Villasenor-Lopez stabbing the woman in a bedroom in central Phoenix.

Police say Villasenor-Lopez was shot when he refused to put down his weapon and then tried to cut the wires on a stun gun of an officer who had Tased him.

Police say the woman has been taken to a hospital, where she is in critical condition.

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