Suspect arrested following fatal stabbing in TempePosted: Updated:
TEMPE, Ariz. -- Police have located and arrested a homicide suspect in a fatal stabbing over the weekend.
Officers arrested Gordon Benson, 60, without incident Monday just after 6 p.m.
Sgt. Steve Carbajal of the Tempe Police Department said detectives have confirmed that Fred U. Bustamante lived at the home where he was stabbed to death. That home is on Apache Boulevard east of McClintock Drive.
Bustamante, 47, was killed Saturday morning.
Detectives have not said what led them to Benson, nor have they disclosed a motive for the deadly stabbing. They also have not said how or even if Bustamante and Benson were acquainted.
Investigators located the vehicle Benson, 60, reportedly was driving at the time of the alleged crime.
The investigation into this homicide is ongoing.