Goodyear man booked on 1st degree murder in deaths of wife, son

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By Catherine Holland By Catherine Holland
By Catherine Holland By Catherine Holland
By Catherine Holland By Catherine Holland

GOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities say a Goodyear man has been arrested on suspicion of murdering his wife and adult son.

Goodyear police spokeswoman Lisa Kutis says Eugene Maraventano, 64, is accused of murder in Saturday's deaths of Janet Maraventano, 63, and Bryan Maraventano, 27.

No details were available on the circumstances that led up to the deaths.

Kutis says Maraventano, his wife and his son were the only people at the home at the time of the incident.

Maraventano was arrested Monday and booked on two counts of first-degree murder.