PD: Mother dies after being stabbed by son in family fight

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Olanzo Gomez, 42. (Source: MCSO) Olanzo Gomez, 42. (Source: MCSO)
The victim later died at the hospital. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5) The victim later died at the hospital. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
Police said a woman was stabbed during a family fight in Laveen. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5) Police said a woman was stabbed during a family fight in Laveen. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
Police say the suspect is in custody. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5) Police say the suspect is in custody. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
LAVEEN, AZ (3TV/CBS 5) -

A woman is dead after being stabbed allegedly by her son in Laveen on Sunday morning.

Phoenix police say they were called to a house near 43rd Avenue and Baseline Road around 11 a.m. for a family fight.

Officers identified the suspect as 42-year-old Olanzo Gomez, who stabbed his 63-year-old mother, Mercy Gomez.

Mercy Gomez was taken to the hospital for her stabs wound but later died of her injuries.

Olanzo Gomez is expected to be booked into jail soon, police said.

An investigation is underway.

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